Date: August 3‚ 2009
Location: Northbound I-15 near the Cassidy Street exit‚ Oceanside‚ CA
Type: Drunk driver car accident
Outcome: One girl killed‚ two people injured
A 9 year-old Los Angles girl was killed in an early morning multi-vehicle Oceanside car accident caused by a suspected drunk driver. The accident occurred after midnight in heavy traffic when a Lexus in the fast lane changed lanes to avoid hitting a car just ahead of it. In doing so‚ the Lexus struck a car‚ which hit a Honda CRV and a big rig truck before stopping.
The girl was a passenger in the Lexus and was taken to Rady’s Children’s Hospital‚ but was pronounced dead on arrival. Two other drivers were injured and taken to Tri-City Medical Center in Vista‚ California.
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.
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