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 A 41-year-old woman and her passenger were injured during a high-speed crash in the Sunset Cliffs neighborhood of San Diego, police said Saturday.

Officers from the San Diego Police Department were called at 11: 21 p.m. Friday to  Point Loma Avenue and Santa Barbara Street where they learned the woman was driving a Subaru sedan southbound on Point Loma Avenue where she attempted to make a turn westbound on Santa Barbara Street and crashed into a tree, said Officer Robert Heims.

The driver, who was not wearing her seatbelt, sustained an open fracture to her right ankle, Heims said. She was taken to the hospital for with non-life threatening injuries.

The female passenger was wearing her seatbelt and complained of having pain. It was not known whether she was taken to a hospital.

The department’s Traffic Division is investigating the collision and anyone with information related to it was asked to call 858-495-7800 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

– City News Service