The victim made a 911 call about 10 a.m. to report the home-invasion assault in the 200 block of L Street in Chula Vista, according to police.
She told officers the intruder threw her to the floor when she discovered him inside her house, Lt. Chris Kelley said. When she came to a short time later, the assailant was gone.
Video: 79-year-old woman knocked out by burglar
One lucky Chula Vista resident won the Fantasy 5 lottery, scoring over a half of a million dollars, the California Lottery announced Monday.
The drawing also saw 290 winners match four of the five numbers, 10,143 match three, and 111,407 match two, according to California Lottery website.