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72-year-old bicyclist struck by car in Oceanside

SAN DIEGO, CA – An elderly bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in a residential section of Oceanside on Monday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Emergency teams were called to the scene where a 72-year-old man had been struck by a car on Lilac Road near Anthony Road at about 1:45 p.m.

The driver remained on the scene and cooperated with authorities.

The condition of the bicyclist has not been released.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Bicyclist killed in collision with vehicle at Encinitas intersection

ENCINITAS, CA – A man was killed after his bike collided with another vehicle in a collision in Encinitas yesterday, according to ABC 10 News.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Moonstone Court and Leucadia Boulevard at just before 11:50 a.m., when a vehicle attempted to make a right turn.

The car then collided with the bicycle, causing serious injuries to its operator.

Despite resuscitative efforts and the aid of first responders, the cyclist succumbed to his injuries after being taken to the hospital.

The identities of the bicyclist and the driver have not yet been revealed.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the collision at this time.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Bicyclist struck by car on Rancho Bernardo Road

SAN DIEGO, CA – A vehicle struck a bicycle on a road north of San Diego on Monday morning, according to California Highway Patrol.

A grey Nissan Altima struck a bicyclist on Rancho Bernardo Road near the intersection with Camino San Bernardo at about 11 a.m. on Monday.

An update on the condition of the bicyclist has not been made available. We will update this story should more information come to light.

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.

Bicyclist breaks leg, ribs after motorcyclist crashes into him in Pacific Beach

SAN DIEGO, CA – A motorcyclist collided with a man riding his bike with a group of other bicyclists, causing mild injury to himself and injuring the cyclist in an accident in the Pacific Beach neighborhood yesterday afternoon.

According to The Times of San Diego, the accident happened in the 4200 block of Ingraham St, near the 1500 block of Reed Ave, just before 3:15 p.m. when a 23-year-old operator of a 2017 Harley-Davidson Sportster motorcycle went through the intersection. The motorcyclist then collided with a 49-year-old man riding a bike with a group riding through the intersection.

The motorcyclist suffered mild injuries, while the other rider sustained more serious injuries, including broken ribs and a broken leg.

The accident remains under investigation by the San Diego Police Department at this time.

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.

Bicyclist injured in Encinitas hit-and-run crash

ENCINITAS, CA – According to the California Highway Patrol, a bicyclist was injured in a hit-and-run crash this morning in Encinitas. According to the traffic reports, the collision happened at 2046-2095 Piraeus Street at around 7:14 a.m.

No details on the suspected vehicle have been released at this time. We can confirm that the bicyclist sustained injuries in the collision.

Our team will monitor the situation and post an update if any new information is released.

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.

Police still looking for driver who struck bicyclist, fled

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities are looking for the public’s assistance in their search for the driver who struck a 66-year-old bicyclist on Friday, according to CBS 8 News.

The hit-and-run in Middletown was reported at about 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of India Street with West Washington Street. The bicyclist was left with life-threatening injuries when the 2005 Dodge Caravan struck him head-on.

The Caravan, with license plates reading RRJ7004 fled the scene. The van appeared to be carrying two passengers. The driver and both passengers exited the vehicle and approached the victim before leaving ahead of the emergency crews’ arrival.

The victim had been riding in the right lane, designated for sharing between bikes and cars when he was struck.

Anyone with information is urged to pass what they know onto police.

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.

Bicyclist severely injured in Middletown hit-and-run accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – A bicyclist was severely injured Friday afternoon after being hit by a minivan in a hit-and-run accident in the Middletown area, according to ABC 10 News.

The accident happened at about 1:30 p.m. on West Washington Street and India Street when a 66-year-old man was struck by a vehicle, possibly a blue 2005 Dodge Caravan with damage to the windshield or front of the vehicle.

The suspect fled the scene after the collision.

The victim, whose identity has not been released, was taken to the hospital with severe, life-threatening head injuries.

According to footage obtained by the San Diego Police Department, two passengers were with the suspect when the accident happened.

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.

Bicyclist injured in accident near casino

SAN DIEGO, CA – An ambulance was called to the scene of a bicycle accident on Tuesday afternoon, according to a CHP report.

The accident happened at about 12:20 p.m. in the 45000 block of Pechanga Parkway near the Pechanga Casino. A truck struck and injured a bicyclist.

The truck driver remained on the scene after the accident.

The bicyclist was transported to a hospital, but the severity of their injuries was not specified.

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 experiences medical episode, hits 4 bicyclists with car

CORONADO, CA – A man hit four cyclists with his car, injuring three of them, after experiencing a medical episode while behind the wheel in Coronado on Saturday, according to NBC San Diego.

The accident happened in the 800 block of First Street around 4 p.m. when the 50-year-old driver of a Toyota experienced a medical issue and lost control of the vehicle. He struck four bicyclists, three of whom received injuries that ranged from serious to minor. They were taken to a hospital in San Diego for treatment.

The identities of the victims have not been released at this time.

The driver was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol when the crash occurred.

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.

Bicyclist injured when struck by car in East Village

SAN DIEGO, CA – According to Times of San Diego,  A bicyclist was taken to the hospital after he was struck by a Honda Accord, late Tuesday evening.

A thirty year old man was riding his bicycle in the East Village when he ran through a stop sign at the corner of G and 17th street.

The fourty year old driver of the 2019 Honda Accord struck the bicyclist. The driver stayed around to speak with police.

Officers believed the cyclist’s injuries were not life threatening, but he was transported to the hospital to receive treatment. It is not believed that alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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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