11:00 AM:A man was hit by a car while jaywalking in San Francisco’s Lower Haight neighborhood early this morning, police said.
The accident occurred at about 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Divisadero and Page streets.
The 26-year-old victim suffered a cut to his head when he was struck by a black 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt, according to police.
He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital. His injuries were initially believed to be life-threatening but he is now expected to survive, police said.
The driver of the Chevy stopped at the scene and cooperated with investigators, police said. He was not injured.
Dan McMenamin, Bay City News
6:35 AM: A pedestrian walking in San Francisco early this morning is at the hospital after being struck by a car, San Francisco police said.
At Divisadero and Page streets a car struck a pedestrian around 12:30 a.m. The pedestrian was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.
The driver stayed at the scene, police said.
Sasha Lekach, Bay City News