Blog / Hit-and-Run Accident / CHP responds to hit-and-run crash on SR-54 near Chula Vista

CHP responds to hit-and-run crash on SR-54 near Chula Vista

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A hit-and-run collision was reported late Thursday afternoon on California Highway 54 near northeast Chula Vista, reports the California Highway Patrol.

The incident occurred on the eastbound lanes at Interstate 805, heading into National City. It was first reported by the CHP shortly before 4:00 p.m.

Few details have been released at this time, but authorities said a white Ford Escort was involved in a crash with a green van whose driver fled the scene.

The victim vehicle was transporting an infant at the time of the wreck, but as of this writing, no injuries have been reported.

The Ford Escort came to rest in the roadway, blocking traffic lanes, but by 4:06 p.m., the scene had been moved to the right shoulder.

No further details have been shared 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Ross Jurewitz

RossRoss 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:

CHP responds to hit-and-run crash on SR-54 near Chula Vista

Awards & Memberships

Our Achievements

Ross Jurewitz and his team won’t let you be duped or intimidated by multi-million dollar insurance companies that have no interest in your well-being. Unlike other firms, we’re not looking for a quick low-ball settlement so we can move on to the next case. Our goal is to get you the compensation you deserve, and nothing less. We’ve stepped into the ring with insurance companies and their high-priced lawyers before.

We’ve seen it all. We have access to expert witnesses in all fields who will be glad to testify on your behalf. We have a network of medical providers and caregivers who can treat you right now at no upfront cost, while we take care of your claim.

Whether you were bitten by a dog, involved in a multi-car accident on the 15, tripped on one of San Diego’s cracked sidewalks, hit by a driver performing a left turn while on your motorcycle, or lost a loved one in a terrible accident, we’re here to help you recover. When our team takes your case, you pay no fees. We only get paid if we win your claim.

San Diego Personal Injury Lawyers – Car Accident Attorney in San Diego
Jurewitz Downtown Office Image
Map icon

600 B Street, Suite #1450 San Diego, CA 92101

San Diego Personal Injury Lawyers – Car Accident Attorney in San Diego
Jurewitz Northcountry Office Image
Map icon

5451 Avenida Encinas, Suite H, Carlsbad, CA 92008