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Minor injuries reported after two-car accident in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO – Minor injuries were reported after a car accident on a connector ramp of State Route 67 in El Cajon on Thursday afternoon.

According to CHP, two vehicles crashed on the southbound ramp of SR-67 connecting to I-8 eastbound at about 12:45 p.m. One of the vehicles lost its front end in the impact.

No one was seriously injured in the accident but at least one person did sustained minor injuries.

The ramp had been partially blocked by the accident but was cleared in about half an hour.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

 

 

Good Samaritans help at rollover accident scene

SAN DIEGO – Good Samaritans stopped to help at a rollover car accident scene on Interstate 5 near Camp Pendleton late on Thursday morning.

According to CHP, a tan vehicle was on I-5 south near Las Pulgas Road at about 11:55 a.m. when they crashed and overturned in the brush alongside the freeway.

Good Samaritans stopped to help the crash victim. They found one person trapped inside the vehicle that had landed back on its wheels.

The victim was conscious when they were extricated from the vehicle, and an ambulance was on the scene to assess them. They did not sustain any major injuries.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Single-vehicle accident serious injures driver

SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver was seriously injured in a single-vehicle accident in Live Oak Springs on Wednesday evening, according to CHP.

The accident happened on Old Highway 80 near Stagecoach Springs Road at about 7:15 p.m. A grey sedan crashed off the road and landed about 200 feet down an embankment.

A passerby heard the driver call for help from near the crashed sedan and called 911. When the authorities arrived, they found the victim badly injured.

The cause of the accident remains unclear.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Vehicle crashes into Mount Hope home injuring two children

SAN DIEGO, CA – Three people were injured when a vehicle crashed into the back of a residence in the Mount Hope area on Wednesday night.

Local news reports that the driver was on an offramp from SR-94 when he went off the road at the intersection of the ramp with Federal Boulevard and Home Avenue at about 9:45 p.m. The white Mustang landed inside the home in the 3900 block of 39th Avenue.

Two children were asleep when the car crashed into their bedroom and trapped them. The were taken to an area children’s hospital and treated for minor injuries.

The driver was also taken to a local hospital. The severity of his injuries is unclear.

An investigation is ongoing and authorities are checking into whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.

A building inspector was called out to assess the home and the residents have been at least temporarily displaced.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Pedestrian killed on I-5 in downtown San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was killed by a vehicle on Interstate 5 in downtown San Diego on Wednesday evening, according to Fox News.

The accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-5 near the exit to Front Street at about 9:05 p.m.

Many details about the accident have yet to be released, however, authorities confirmed that one pedestrian was killed in the accident. Their identity has not been released.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Man in wheelchair killed by car in Chula Vista

SAN DIEGO – A man was riding a motorized wheelchair on a road in the South Bay area of Chula Vista when he was struck and killed by a car on Wednesday morning.

According to NBC San Deigo, the accident happened in the 400 block of Oxford Street just before 10 a.m.

The victim was transported to a hospital in San Diego where he was pronounced dead. His identity is expected to be released after his family is notified.

The driver stopped and cooperated with the authorities.

The area was closed for almost three and a half hours on Wednesday.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Ambulance called for elderly woman after Escondido crash

SAN DIEGO – An elderly woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident in a residential area of Escondido on Thursday morning, according to CHP.

The accident happened on Bear Valley Parkway near the intersection with Old Spanish Trail at about 10:25 a.m.

An ambulance was called for an elderly woman that was involved in the accident.

All lanes were blocked on Bear Valley Parkway by the accident and officials detoured the traffic in both directions.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Medics called for driver after El Cajon accident

SAN DIEGO – A driver lost control and crashed into the side barrier on Interstate 8 in El Cajon on Thursday morning, according to CHP’s incident log.

A red sedan was westbound on I-8 when the driver lost control and crashed into the righthand side barrier on the ramp to State Route 67 at about 10:45 a.m.

The medics were called to the scene as a precaution. It was not clear if the driver sustained injuries in the accident.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Motorcyclist suffers minor injuries in Tuesday crash

SAN DIEGO, CA – A motorcyclist suffered minor injuries in a traffic collision on State Route 15 in San Diego on Tuesday afternoon, according to CHP.

The motorcyclist lost control and crashed in the left-hand lane of SR-15 south near SR-94 just after 2:30 p.m.

No other vehicles were involved.

The motorcyclist suffered injuries that were not considered serious or life-threatening.

The bike was towed from the scene.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Confused victim called 911 after Alpine accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – A woman called 911 after crashing on Interstate 8, reporting that she was bleeding and confused, in El Cajon on Tuesday afternoon.

According to CHP, the woman in a Jeep Cherokee and headed west when she crashed near East Victoria Drive at about 2 p.m. She called 911 and reported that she was bleeding and couldn’t see the road. She also said that she believed that she and the other occupants were trapped in the overturned vehicle.

The emergency crew began to search for a vehicle on its roof in the rea. They found the SUV in a ditch on the right side of the freeway.

The woman and other occupants were extricated, and medics assessed them for injuries.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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