Pedestrian seriously injured by vehicle near City Heights intersection

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured by a vehicle Wednesday morning near a City Heights intersection.

It happened around 5:20 a.m. near the intersection of Home and Euclid avenues, San Diego police Sgt. Matt Botkin said.

The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries, a San Diego Fire-Rescue dispatch supervisor said.

The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with officers, Botkin said.

No details about the driver, the vehicle or the victim were immediately released.

Police shut down both directions of Home Avenue near Euclid Avenue to investigate the circumstances leading up to the crash.

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