An El Cajon Police officer was hospitalized Monday morning after being struck by a hit-and-run driver at an El Cajon intersection.
The officer was on foot when he was struck by a black SUV, possibly a Ford, around 8:35 a.m. at the intersection of Avocado and Washington avenues, 10News reported.
He was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries of unknown severity.
Authorities shut down Washington Avenue between Magnolia and Avocado avenues for the investigation.
— City News Service