SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A skateboarder crossing a street against a red light was struck by a car in the Lake Murray neighborhood, police said Sunday.
The 18-year old skateboarder was northbound, crossing Cowles Mountain Boulevard at Navajo Road shortly before 8 p.m.
He was struck by a 2007 Nissan sedan traveling west on Navajo Road, San Diego police officer David Stafford said. He sustained leg fractures and abrasions and was transported to a local trauma center.
The driver of the vehicle was a woman in her 20s. Stafford said alcohol was not a factor in the crash.