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A 56-year-old woman sustained life threatening injuries when she was struck by a pickup truck on a Carlsbad thoroughfare early Thursday morning, police said.

The collision happened just after 5 a.m. on Rancho Santa Fe Road near Melrose Drive, police said.

A 40-year-old Riverside man was driving a pickup truck on Rancho Santa Fe, headed south in the far left lane, when he struck the woman, police said.

The injured woman, a San Marcos resident, was taken to a hospital.

Police closed the southbound lanes of Rancho Santa Fe for several hours to investigate the collision.

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Witnesses or anyone with information about the incident can call the Carlsbad Police Department at (760) 931-2197.

Source: This post first appeared on sandiegouniontribune.com

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