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Pickup truck involved in hit-and-run accident in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported a hit-and-run accident this morning near an Auto Zone in San Diego. According to the traffic report, the collision occurred at 650 Dennery Road at around 11:40 a.m.

A witness called the authorities and reported that a white Ford pickup truck crashed into a white Nissan Altima and fled the scene. Police are searching for the driver of the pickup truck currently. No injuries were sustained in 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Hit-and-run reported at auto shop in El Cajon

EL CAJON, CA – A hit-and-run accident was reported this morning in El Cajon. According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred at an auto shop located at 9533 Jamacha Boulevard at around 10:34 a.m.

The owner of the auto shop called the authorities and reported that a male driver crashed into a customer’s car at the shop and then fled the scene. No injuries were sustained in the crash. At this time, no details on the suspected vehicle have been released to the public.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Hit-and-run accident reported near the border

SAN DIEGO, CA – A hit-and-run accident was reported this afternoon near a border checkpoint. According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred at 779 West San Ysidro Boulevard near the Interstate 5 border checkpoint at around 2:18 p.m. No details about the suspected vehicle have been released at this time.

No injuries were reported in the incident. Our team will monitor the situation and post an update if any new information is released to the public.

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 searching for man and woman that crashed into patrol vehicle in Vista

VISTA, CA – Vista Police are searching for a man and woman involved in a robbery and hit-and-run accident on Sunday. According to the Times of San Diego, the incident occurred at a 7-Eleven at around 2:11 p.m.

A police officer followed the suspects from the store. The suspects then crashed into the patrol vehicle on East Vista Way and fled the scene. No injuries were reported in the crash.

The police later found the vehicle abandoned.

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.

Fleeing driver tells Oceanside property owner to call 911

SAN DIEGO, CA –  According to CHP, a hit-and-run driver crashed through multiple yards before fleeing on foot from the Oceanside scene.

A black Jeep drove through a guardrail on South Paradise Creek Lane near Turner Court. The Jeep drove through one yard and into another yard before the driver left the car in a driveway.

The suspect left the scene running toward Valley Center Road through the same property the car had driven through. The suspect yelled for someone to call the police as they ran away.

Their cellphone was found at the accident scene.

No injuries were reported in the incident.

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 crashes into Border Patrol truck, jumps into ocean naked to avoid police capture in Del Mar

DEL MAR, CA – A man attempted to escape police capture on Thursday by jumping naked into the ocean after he had crashed a car into a Border Patrol truck.

According to 10 News, the accident happened near the intersection of 15th Street and Coast Boulevard at about 1:30 a.m. when police attempted to pull over a man driving without a license plate or lights.

The driver, operating a blue Smart car, refused to stop, and instead crashed his vehicle into an empty Border Patrol truck a few minutes later.

After the crash, the driver fled the scene on foot, headed towards the beach.

The suspect, now wearing no clothes, jumped into the ocean, where he stayed for two hours in an attempt to avoid police capture.

He was taken into police custody around 4:15 a.m.

Authorities continue to investigate the collision and the identity of the driver.

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.

Four injured when driver crashes into El Cajon restaurant

SAN DIEGO, CA – Four people were left with injuries after a car crashed into a Mexican restaurant in El Cajon on Thursday evening.

According to Fox News San Diego, the car was attempting to elude the police when it crashed into the side of Sombrero Restaurant near the intersection of South Third Street and East Washington Avenue. The police had tried to pull the vehicle over and gave chase when the car did not stop. The police had terminated the pursuit before the vehicle crashed.

The driver fled the scene but was arrested on Thursday and charged with a felony hit-and-run. He had minor injuries. The female passenger was unarmed.

Four employees inside the restaurant were injured, including one who was transported to a local hospital.

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 looking for August hit-and-run driver

SAN DIEGO, CA – Police are asking for help identifying a driver who is still at large after an August hit-and-run accident that left a pedestrian injured.

According to NBC San Diego, the driver struck a 69-year-old man near the intersection of Central Avenue and Orange Avenue on August 14 at about 10:15 p.m. The pedestrian was walking in a crosswalk when the unknown sedan hit him.

The pedestrian sustained serious injuries.

The driver did not stop or call 911 but turned onto Central Avenue, then backed up and fled down Orange Avenue.

Surveillance footage shows that the sedan may have been dark-colored. It might have damage to the front end.

Anyone with information is asked to please contact the police with what they know.

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.

Authorities searching for Chula Vista hit-and-run driver

SAN DIEGO, CA – Local authorities are searching for a hit-and-run driver who injured a bicyclist on Wednesday evening in Chula Vista.

According to Fox News San Diego, the driver of a Honda CR-V hit a bicyclist in the 100 block of East J Street near Hilltop Middle School at about 7:15 p.m.

The bicyclist sustained injuries to his back and arm.

The driver immediately fled the scene without stopping and was last seen heading east. The white Honda looked to be from the years 2017-2020. It was missing the passenger-side mirror from the accident.

Anyone was information is asked to pass what they know onto the 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.

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