One Sent to Hospital Following Pedestrian Hit-and-Run near North Pacific Street

OCEANSIDE, CA (February 7, 2023) – On Monday night, a male teenager sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash on North Harbor Drive. The incident took place along the parking lot of Pay Lot 10 near N Harbor Drive around 11:15 p.m. The CHP responded to a report of a 17-year-old boy who was unconscious in the parking lot, his injuries similar to being hit by a vehicle. Responding medics airlifted the boy with life-threatening injuries to Scripps La Jolla. Officers withheld his identity pending notification of kin. Police eventually located and arrested the hit-and-run driver, a 15-year-old boy, on unspecified charges at this time. Authorities urge any witnesses to reach OPD Accident Investigator David Paul at 760-435-4431 or Meantime, an active investigation is still underway. A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a pedestrian accident that resulted from injury to another party. If you ever get involved in an accident, call 911 and render aid to anyone who may be injured while waiting for the police to arrive. Remain at the scene. If able, exchange information with the other parties involved and document the crash.
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