Suspected DUI driver runs over woman in North Park

NORTH PARK – A local woman narrowly escaped serious injury on Wednesday night after being run over by a drunk driver in North Park.

According to witnesses, a white male driving a Ford Focus ran over a woman who had fallen off of her bicycle. After hitting the woman the driver pulled into a 7-11 and then wandered off. Police arrived and called for paramedics.

During their investigation, the alleged drunk driver reappeared and was arrested on DUI charges.

The victim was taken to the UCSD Medical Center, with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

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