SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Six people, including a pedestrian, were transported to the hospital with injuries Sunday afternoon after a driver ran a red light in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood, a police sergeant said.
The crash was reported at the intersection of Seventh and Harrison streets at about 4:20 p.m., San Francisco police Sgt. Danielle Newman said.READ MORE: Heat Wave To Bake Bay Area, California With Some Temps Reaching Triple Digits
Based on the preliminary investigation, a vehicle was traveling west on Seventh Street and ran a red light at Harrison Street. The vehicle collided with a second vehicle before driving up onto a sidewalk, according to Newman.
Once on the sidewalk, the vehicle struck two trees, a building and a pedestrian, Newman said.READ MORE: 'We'll Come To You' – Contra Costa Offers Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics To Workplaces, Organizations
Fire officials initially reported that seven people were transported to the hospital, but Newman confirmed that a total of six people were transported to the hospital.
The police sergeant said those who were transported to San Francisco General Hospital suffered injuries not considered life-threatening.MORE NEWS: Pfeiffer Falls Trail Damaged In Big Sur Wildfire To Reopen After 13-Year Closure
The collision remains under investigation.