Over the weekend, a pedestrian was seriously injured when a suspected drunk driver struck her in Chula Vista. According to NBC San Diego News Channel Seven, the incident happened on the 300 block of Montclair Street at about 10:05 p.m. on Sunday night. The pedestrian was standing outside of her vehicle, putting something into her trunk, when a driver veered off the roadway and hit her. She was rushed to UC San Diego Trauma Center for treatment of serious injuries.
Now, the driver is facing felony DUI charges, and law enforcement officials are still investigating the incident. There has been no word on the injured pedestrian’s current condition. Anybody with information about this crash is being asked to contact the Chula Vista Police Traffic Division.