Accident News Graphic

Mission Bay Bicycle Hit-and-Run Crash Mission Bay Drive Quivira Road

Mission Bay Bicycle Hit-and-Run Crash Mission Bay Drive Quivira Road

hit-and-run Mission Bay Quivira

Bicyclist Severely Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash at Mission Bay Drive and Quivira Road

SAN DIEGO, CA (August 3, 2021) – A hit-and-run crash severely injured a bicyclist at Mission Bay Drive and Quivira Road in San Diego.

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune and ABC 10 News, the accident took place late Monday night. Officers reported the collision shortly after 10:15 p.m.

The incident happened on August 2 when a 30-year-old man was riding a bicycle in the Mission Bay neighborhood. For an unknown reason, a vehicle ran a red light in the area.

Police said the driver then struck the bicyclist at the intersection of West Mission Bay Drive and Quivira Road and dragged him several yards. Firefighters along with the paramedics soon arrived at the scene.

Man, 30, Hit by Vehicle in Mission Bay

They found the cyclist left suffering from life-threatening injuries injuries as a result of the crash. Medical personnel rushed him to the UC San Diego Medical Center for treatment.

The injuries of the victim included a laceration to his spleen, liver and kidney. He also sustained an aortic dissection due to the impact.

Meanwhile, police affirmed that the driver did not stop to help the rider and fled the area. They located an abandoned truck with front-end damage which they believed was linked to the collision.

Officers forced the intersection of Mission Bay Drive and Quivira Road to shut down following the accident. The Mission Bay hit-and-run crash is still under investigation.

Anyone with information can call the Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

“Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above; nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.” 

Johnson Attorneys Group

Website graphic for the California Injury Accident Lawyer

No Fees Unless You Win

Connect with us
Copyright © 2023, Johnson Attorneys
Group. All rights reserved.
SEO and Webdesign by Clixsy
Suite 5100
Newport Beach, CA 92660