Hit-and-run accident sends motorcyclist to hospital

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A hit-and-run accident on a Mountain View-area street sent a motorcyclist to a hospital Monday afternoon.

The victim, an employee of a private patrol company, collided with a vehicle near the intersection of Imperial Avenue and South 45th Street shortly before 1 p.m., according to San Diego police.

Following the crash, the driver of the car got out and ran off to the south, SDPD public-affairs Officer Humberto Hernandez said. The motorist remained at large as of the mid-afternoon.

Medics took the motorcyclist to a trauma center for treatment of apparently non-life-threatening arm, back and head injuries.

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