VISTA (CNS) - A 7-year-old girl was struck by a sport utility vehicle at a Vista intersection and was airlifted to a San Diego hospital, sheriff's deputies said Saturday.
The 7-year-old girl was struck at approximately 9 p.m., Friday at the intersection of Waxwing Drive and North Avenue, near North Melrose Drive, according to Sheriff's Deputy Kenneth Werner.
The victim was hit by a white Ford Expedition driven by a 18-year-old woman, who was not cited for causing the crash, deputies said.
The victim was airlifted to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, Werner said. Her condition was not available.
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The San Diego LGBT Community Center announced Monday its largest-ever matching gift -- a pledge that could result in $2 million in donations to the facility in Hillcrest.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies of La Jolla was Monday awarded a $25 million, five-year grant by the National Institutes of Health in conjunction with its brain-mapping initiative.
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State Veterans Affairs Secretary Dr. Vito Imbasciani met with members of the Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians on Monday.