Boy Struck, Seriously Injured by Pickup on I-15 Off-ramp in City Heights
March 12, 2019
SAN DIEGO – A 4-year-old boy suffered major injuries early this morning when he was struck by a pickup on an off-ramp from Interstate 15 in the City Heights area.
The crash was reported shortly before 12:05 AM near the University Avenue off-ramp from southbound I-15, California Highway Patrol Officer said. The boy was taken to Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego with major injuries, CHP said.
It’s unclear why the boy was wandering alone near the highway. The pickup driver remained at the scene and intoxication was not believed to have been a factor in the accident. CHP officers are investigating the crash.