SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Two allegedly drunk drivers crashed into each other at a Hillcrest intersection, injuring the man whom police said caused the crash by running a red light, San Diego police said Saturday.
The crash was caused about 11 p.m. Friday when a 30-year-old man, driving a four-door Honda, was exiting state Route 163 onto Washington Street.
He allegedly ran a red light while and crashed with a Ford pickup truck driven by a 30-year-old woman, who was traveling east on Washington Street, police said.
The Honda's driver sustained fractures to his pelvis and internal injuries which police did not believe to be life-threatening, and was taken to a hospital, police said. The woman in the pickup truck was not injured.
Police said both drivers would be charged with drunken driving.
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