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Pedestrian seriously hurt following Point Loma collision

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was seriously injured yesterday after being struck by a car at the same Point Loma intersection where a pedestrian was killed two days earlier.

Fox 5 San Diego reports that the San Diego Police Department responded to a vehicle-vs.-pedestrian collision at the intersection of Rosecrans and Hugo Streets at about 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 13. No details about the crash are available at this time, though police say the driver remained on the scene and cooperated with their investigation.

Southbound traffic on Rosecrans in the area was blocked for some time following the crash.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Pedestrian struck, killed on I-5 in Chula Vista

CHULA VISTA, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed on northbound I-5 near E Street this morning, CBS 8 reports.

Police dispatchers received reports of a pedestrian walking in the I-5 roadway at approximately 2:50 a.m. today. California Highway Patrol units were dispatched, but the pedestrian had already been fatally struck by the time they arrived. A black SUV and a red sedan were both pulled over in the area, but it is unclear which, if either, struck the victim.

This is a developing story. We will update our blog as more 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Pedestrian struck and killed by car in Point Loma

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed in an accident west of the naval base on Point Loma on Tuesday evening, according to NBC 7 News San Diego.

The accident happened near the intersection of Rosecrans Street and Hugo St. at about 8:45 p.m. The crash scene was in the Roseville/Fleetridge neighborhood, which is to the west of Naval Base Point Loma.

The pedestrian was using the crosswalk when they were struck by the 21-year-old driver. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the pedestrian has yet to be 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.

Teenage skateboarder injured by car in Mission Valley

SAN DIEGO, CA – A teenager was riding his skateboard in the Mission Valley area when he was struck and injured by a vehicle on Sunday evening.

According to NBC San Diego, the 33-year-old driver in a 2015 Dodge Dart struck the skateboard in the 1900 block of Hotel Circle North at about 8:15 p.m.

The victim was transported to an area hospital in life-threatening condition. His injuries included an open leg fracture.

The driver claimed that he had not seen the victim before he struck him. At this time, the driver has not been charged.

An investigation is ongoing.

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.

Pedestrian fighting for life after City Height accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 55-year-old pedestrian was rushed to the hospital with a head injury after an accident in the City Heights area on Thursday night.

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the man was walking along Poplar Street near Fairmount Avenue wearing dark-colored clothing. Just before 9:30 p.m., he was struck from behind by a northbound 2021 Toyota Corolla.

The 20-year-old woman driving the Corolla stopped at the scene.

The victim was rushed to an area hospital in serious condition. Authorities confirmed that the injuries to the man’s head and foot left him fighting for his life.

The accident remains under investigation.

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.

Ambulance called to pedestrian, shopping cart, bus crash

SAN DIEGO, CA – An ambulance was on the way to the scene of a pedestrian accident near an intersection in the El Cajon area on Thursday morning.

According to CHP, a pedestrian was struck by a shopping cart after the cart was struck by a bus in a parking lot along Orville Street near Stafford Avenue at about 9 a.m.

An ambulance rushed to the scene but it is unclear whether the pedestrian was injured.

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.

Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run run in Oceanside

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was injured by a hit-and-run driver in Oceanside on Tuesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The accident was reported near the shooting range on Henderson Road near Pala Mission Road at about 4:50 p.m.

When authorities arrived on the scene, they discovered that the driver had fled.

It was confirmed that the pedestrian sustained injuries in the accident, however, the extent of the victim’s injuries is unknown.

We will update this story as more information about the incident 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.

Pedestrian killed by driver in downtown San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed in an accident with a car on Harbor Drive in the downtown area on Sunday night.

According to Fox News San Diego, the pedestrian apparently stepped into the street on North Harbor Dr. between Laurel Street and Hawthorne St. at about 10 a.m. The victim, a man was then struck by a passing vehicle.

Authorities pronounced the man dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.

There is no word on whether the driver remained on the scene.

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.

Pedestrian seriously injured by van accident in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 34-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured when a vehicle struck him in El Cajon early on Friday, according to CBS local news.

The pedestrian was crossing Dehesa Road, not far from Burgasia Path, when he walked in front of a westbound 2013 Ford Transit at about 5:30 a.m. The man was shoved to the grown by the impact and seriously injured.

The driver, a 66-year-old El Cajon resident, stopped and cooperated with the authorities.

The pedestrian, also an El Cajon resident, was transported to Sharp Memorial 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.

84-year-old woman victim of Escondido pedestrian crash

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities are working to notify the family of a pedestrian killed by a car at an Escondido intersection last Friday afternoon.

According to the Office of the Medical Examiner, the 84-year-old woman crossing El Norte Parkway at Las Villas Way in front of a stopped vehicle at about 3 p.m. An SUV came up behind the stopped sedan, swerved to avoid hitting it, but instead hit the elderly woman

The woman was taken to Palomar Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

The 84-year-old woman was a resident of Escondido. Her identity has been withheld pending family notification.

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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