Pedestrian loses leg in West Side crash

SAPD: Accident forces truck onto sidewalk


SAN ANTONIO – One person may have lost a leg in an accident on the city's West Side Wednesday afternoon.

The accident happened on North General McMullen Drive around 3 p.m.

Police said two men were walking on the sidewalk when a pickup truck and an SUV slammed into the truck forcing it onto the sidewalk, hitting the men.

"One of the vehicles got deflected off on to the sidewalk and it struck to pedestrians that were walking there," said Sgt. Rudy Lopez, San Antonio Police Department. "One seems to be OK and the other one is in serious condition, possibly lost a leg."

Both men were taken to University Hospital. No charges are expected to be filed in the accident.