SAN MARCOS (CBS 8/CNS) - A 13-year-old boy was hospitalized Tuesday after he was hit by a pickup truck -- whose driver was later arrested -- while riding his bicycle in a hit-and-run accident in San Marcos, authorities said.
The collision happened Monday night at about 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of Capalina Road and Hollenbeck Road, sheriff's deputies said.
Witnesses who came to the boy's aid provided a description of the truck and its license number, leading to the driver's arrest moments later.
Deputies arrested the 22-year-old man on suspicion of felony drunk driving causing injury and felony hit and run with injury, according to the sheriff's department.
The boy was flown to Rady Children's Hospital. He suffered a broken hand and injuries to his face and upper body, but none were life-threatening.
A transient accused of fatally stabbing a man after they got into an argument near a 7-Eleven store in Poway pleaded not guilty Friday to a murder charge.
Coastal rail closures could complicate the commute for the thousands of people expected at Women's Marches set for downtown San Diego and San Marcos Saturday, though additional transit options are being made available.
A man arrested in the doctor's lounge at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa after claiming to be an anesthesiologist pleaded not guilty Friday to a felony charge of treating the sick without a certificate.
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Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump’s proposed wall with Mexico found their imposing heights should stop border crossers, The Associated Press has learned, a finding that’s likely to please security hawks but raise concerns about costs and environmental damage.
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Unicorn Fest is sure to be a blast. There will be lots of vendors selling unicorn themed food, drinks, treats, clothing, accessories, and performers that are sure to entertain.
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