Police in North County said a driver went off a coast road Friday, plummeting to the beach below.
A spokeswoman for the Carlsbad Police Department said a woman “left the Carlsbad Boulevard roadway at Solamar Drive” shortly before 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday.
The woman was hospitalized after the crash near Turnaround Beach near South Carlsbad State Beach. Her condition is unknown.
There is a sharp, significant — at least dozens of feet — though not sheer drop to the beach from Solamar Drive.
Check back here for updates on this breaking-news story — Ed.