Man on Electric Scooter Hit in Point Loma
Over the weekend, a man on an electric scooter in Point Loma was struck and injured by an SUV. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the wreck happened at the intersection of Byron and Rosecrans Streets, near Liberty Station, at about 10:40 p.m. on Sunday night. Initial reports indicate that the man on the scooter was headed westbound on Byron Street when he was struck by a Volvo SUV.
First responders rushed to the scene, where the scooter rider had to be transported to the hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. He reportedly sustained severe head injuries and multiple facial fractures. The driver did remain on the scene to cooperate with authorities. At this time, no information has been released on whether or not the driver is facing any citations associated with this crash.