Man seriously injured in scooter crash in Pacific Beach
December 10, 2018 – SDILC Accident News
SAN DIEGO – An electric-scooter rider suffered life-threatening injuries Monday when he crashed into a building in Pacific Beach, police said.
The 29-year-old man was riding an electric scooter east in the 1200 block of Garnet Avenue around 2:20 A.M. when he veered to the right and struck a nearby building, San Diego police Officer Steve Bourasa said.
The man, who was not wearing a helmet, was transported to a hospital for treatment of serious head injuries, which were believed to be life- threatening, Bourasa said. Alcohol was believed to have been a factor in the crash, Bourasa said.