Call 24/7 for a Free Case Review

(888) 233-5020

(619) 233-5020

No Fee Guarantee®

Break Failure to Blame for Three Injured in Rancho San Diego Minivan Crash

By Ross Jurewitz on May 31, 2012

Three people suffered serious injuries after their minivan crashed into a garage of a Rancho San Diego home at a residential care facility on May 27, 2012, around 11:35 a.m. in the 2500 block of Sawgrass Street, near the Cottonwood Country Club.

Firefighters worked to rescue the minivan’s three occupants who were trapped in the vehicle. After being freed, the man, woman, and child were taken to a local hospital to receive medical treatment for the injuries suffered. The three people inside the home were not hurt.

Witnesses say that the vehicle was out of control, traveling at a high rate of speed before, and had rear brakes that were on fire.

Due to the eyewitness details of this crash, officers believe that the crash may have been caused by a possible brake failure. They will need to confirm this with the driver and the engineers who will examine the vehicle to find out if it a car defect was the cause of the accident. If this is the case, the vehicle manufacturer or third party who installed the brakes may be liable for the victims’ injuries and damages to the garage.

In most cases, mechanical failures can be attributed to normal wear or a lack of proper vehicle maintenance. However, poor design or manufacturing defects are still to blame for several road fatalities and countless injuries every year.

If you or someone you love has been killed or injured in an accident that was caused by a malfunctioning vehicle, get the representation you need against large car companies. Contact an experienced San Diego County auto defect attorney at the Jurewitz Law Group to learn about your legal rights at 1(888) 233-5020.

Ross Jurewitz

Ross Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.

Connect with Ross Jurewitz on

Related Articles:

Call the Jurewitz Law Group at (619) 233-5020 and begin your path to recovery with a no-cost consultation today.

Downtown San Diego Location

600 B Street, Suite 1550
San Diego, California 92101
Phone: (619) 233-5020
Fax: (888) 233-3180
Toll Free: (888) 233-5020
Click to see Map

North County San Diego Location

2244 Faraday Ave. Suite 101
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone: (760) 585-4640
Fax: (888) 233-3180
Toll Free: (888) 233-5020
Click to see Map

Copyright © 2018 Jurewitz Law Group, All Rights Reserved, Reproduced with Permission. Serving communities throughout Southern California.

San Diego Personal Injury Attorney Disclaimer: The legal information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice, nor the formation of a lawyer or attorney client relationship. Any results set forth herein are based upon the facts of that particular case and do not represent a promise or guarantee. Please contact a lawyer for a consultation on your particular legal matter. This web site is not intended to solicit clients for matters outside of the state of California.

Website Design, SEO and Legal Internet Marketing by: SLS Consulting