A woman suffered serious, but non-life-threatening, injuries early Friday in a solo scooter accident in downtown San Diego.
Around 2 a.m., a 35-year-old woman riding a scooter crossing Broadway on Union Street struck a curb and was thrown from the vehicle, according to the San Diego Police Department.
She was taken to a hospital with a fractured skull and other injuries.
Police said alcohol was a factor in the accident.
City News Service contributed to this article.