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Pedestrian Injured in Traffic Collision

On August 9, at 12:39 p.m., the City of Carlsbad Police Department received a report of a traffic collision involving a pickup truck and a pedestrian in the intersection of Washington Street and Carlsbad Village Drive.

Officers responded to the scene and found that a 2005 Toyota Tundra driven by a 35-year-old male had collided with a 70-year old female pedestrian from Carlsbad.

City of Carlsbad Fire Department personnel responded to the scene, accessed the pedestrian’s injuries and transported her via helicopter to Scripps La Jolla for treatment.

A preliminary investigation has revealed that neither alcohol/drug intoxication nor distracted driving are a factor in this case.

For more information
Sergeant Jeff Smith, 760-931-2107 or jeffery.smith@carlsbadca.gov

Police media contact
Jodee Sasway, Community Relations Manager, 760-931-2105 or jodee.sasway@carlsbadca.gov

August 9, 2016