San Francisco

72-year-old woman struck by driver in the Outer Richmond, in life-threatening condition

A 72-year-old pedestrian is in life-threatening condition after a driver struck her with a car on the 700 block of 43rd Ave. (between Balboa and Cabrillo) yesterday morning. She was transported to a hospital.

The incident occurred a block away from Golden Gate Park at approximately 9:23 a.m. Police said that when officers arrived, they found the woman under a car. The driver remained on scene.

Police did not immediately release the identity of the driver and no arrest has been made.

The intersection is not identified as a high-injury corridor under the city's Vision Zero plan, which aims to eliminate traffic fatalities by 2024.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the SFPD 24-hour tip line at (415) 575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD. You may remain anonymous.

43rd Avenue, San Francisco, California 94121, United States, San Francisco, California, 94121, United States, San Francisco, CA

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