Man, 33, Injured in San Francisco Pedestrian Accident
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (July 24, 2018) — A pedestrian was struck by a driver late Saturday night as the person attempted to cross Columbus Avenue near Washington Square Park late Saturday night, according to the San Francisco Examiner.
The 33-year-old man was struck just before midnight near Union Street by a woman driving a gray Honda CRV. The 69-year-old woman was driving into the intersection on a green light as she traveled eastbound on Union Street, according to police.
The man suffered non-life threatening injuries and was hospitalized.
Traffic Accident Investigation
At this time, it’s unknown who is going to be held responsible for this collision. There are certainly many unanswered questions such as who had the right-of-way, whether or not there was sufficient time given at the traffic light for the pedestrian to cross and whether or not speed or distractions played a role.
We offer our heartfelt prayers to the injured man as he recovers.
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