Serious Injuries After Pedestrian Struck On Mission Street

A pedestrian was struck by a car in San Francisco’s Mission District this afternoon, a fire department spokeswoman said.

The collision was reported at 2:27 p.m. at Mission and 14th streets, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.

The pedestrian was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with injuries that are considered life-threatening, Talmadge said.

However, the pedestrian was conscious and breathing when taken away, police spokesman Officer Carlos Manfredi said.

The driver of the car stayed at the scene and is cooperating with investigators, Manfredi said.

No other information about the collision was immediately available, he said.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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