Pedestrian struck, seriously injured by vehicle near convention center

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured by a vehicle Wednesday morning on a street near the San Diego Convention Center.

The collision happened around 8:30 a.m. near the intersection of Harbor Drive and Fifth Avenue, according to San Diego Harbor Police.

All southbound traffic on Harbor Drive near First Avenue was diverted due to the accident. As of 10:25 a.m., officers were beginning to reopen the roadway, a Harbor Police dispatcher said.

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