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Head-on collision sends one to hospital

SAN DIEGO, CA – A head-on collision sent one person to the hospital early Thursday morning, reports Fox 5 News.

The collision occurred on Route 94 near the Otay Truck Trail around 7:20 a.m. The head-on collision occurred between an SUV and a work truck. The circumstances that led to the collision are unclear at this time.

California Fire Department of San Diego was dispatched to the scene in case the collision sparked a fire in the dry brush near the road. The California Highway Patrol controlled traffic while fire authorities and medical personnel helped the victims.

One person was transported to the hospital with major injuries. The other passengers were unharmed. It is unknown what factors led to the collision and authorities are investigating the collision.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

One dead, two injured in SR-94 crash in rural East County

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DULZURA, CA (SAN DIEGO COUNTY) – A head-on collision in rural East County led to one person’s death and the injury of two others Saturday morning, according to Fox 5 San Diego.

The accident occurred on State Route 94, near Summit Road, in Dulzura at 6:35 a.m.

One person was airlifted to the hospital while another was taken by ground transportation, both for the treatment of severe injuries. A third person died at the scene of the accident.

According to the report, one of the vehicles involved in the head-on collision was totaled after traveling around 50 feet down the side of an embankment.

Authorities closed the highway for several hours for the cleanup and investigation of the crash. They reopened it around 11:30 a.m, about five hours after the collision.

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.

One dead in head-on crash near Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside

LAKESIDE, CA – One person died today in a head-on accident involving a truck and a sedan on Wildcat Canyon Road, according to a report by ABC 10 News.

The accident occurred just before 1:30 p.m. near the Barona Resort and Casino.

There is no information at this time regarding the circumstances of the crash or the identity of the victims.

We will continue to monitor this story and will update our blog as 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.

Two people seriously injured after a head-on collision

SAN DIEGO, CA – Two people were seriously injured in a head-on collision near Lincoln High School in San Diego yesterday night. San Diego Police arrived at the incident on Imperial Avenue at around 9:15 p.m. A 45-year-old man in a Toyota Corolla was driving west on the eastbound lanes of Imperial when he crashed head-on into a 19-year-old woman in a Toyota RAV4.

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department had to rescue at least one of the individuals from a rolled over vehicle. It’s unclear which vehicle rolled over in the crash.

The 19-year-old woman suffered a broken arm and fractured pelvis. The man sustained a concussion and a left arm fracture. Both drivers were transported to Scripps Mercy Hospital for treatment.

San Diego Police are investigating the incident currently. Police have maintained that drugs or alcohol were not involved in the accident.

Our team will update this story if new 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.

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