Taxi driver injured in two-car crash in Hillcrest

HILLCREST (KUSI) – A taxi driver was injured tonight when his Toyota Prius taxi and a Kia Rio crashed in the Hillcrest neighborhood, the California Highway Patrol reported.

The accident happened at 4:57 p.m. on northbound state Route 163 near the Richmond Street offramp, according to a CHP incident log.

A CHP officer reported that the taxi driver was bleeding from the forehead and needed paramedics.

Both vehicles were on the right shoulder of the offramp.

This is a developing story and will be updated once more information is confirmed.

Categories: Traffic & Accidents