By Gina Yarbrough
San Diego, CA–A 33-year-old woman walking to her car was seriously injured after she was struck by a vehicle at a convenience store parking lot in the East Village in downtown San Diego, San Diego police said Monday.
Police officers were dispatched around 11:41 p.m. to the parking lot of Mullen’s Liquor at 3011 Imperial Avenue. The woman suffered a broken leg and was transported to a local hospital.
Investigators said a gray vehicle, possibly a Honda Fit, struck the woman and knocked her to the ground after backing out of the parking spot. The driver left the scene.
The incident is under investigation.