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Fatal pedestrian accident reported on I-5

SAN DIEGO, CA – A fatal pedestrian accident in the early hours of Tuesday was the reason for an overnight closure of lanes on Interstate 5.

According to the Times of San Diego, the accident happened in the northbound lanes near Via de San Ysidro at about 12:40 a.m.

The identity of the victim has not been released nor have the circumstances surrounding the fatal incident.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Fatal pedestrian reported in Ramona

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car on a residential street in Ramona on Tuesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

A white pickup truck struck a pedestrian in the 24100 block of Barona Mesa Road at about 7:30 p.m.

The pedestrian died as a result of the injuries from the incident. Their identity has not been released.

The truck was towed from the scene and impounded as evidence.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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 on Interstate 805 in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was killed last night in an accident on the southbound lanes of Interstate 805. According to FOX 5 San Diego, the deadly collision happened between Market Street and Imperial Avenue at around 9:45 p.m.

No details on the deceased person, the vehicles involved, or how the crash occurred have been released at this time.

All southbound lanes of I-805 were closed at the time for investigation and cleanup.

Our team will monitor the situation and post an update as 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.

Pedestrian suffers broken arm after being hit by car in El Cajon

EL CAJON, CA – A woman suffered injuries after she was hit by a car at an intersection in El Cajon last night, according to Fox 5 San Diego.

The accident occurred near the intersection of East Madison and the 400 block of North 2nd Street at about 9 p.m. when a woman was walking across the roadway.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was struck by a driver, and then suffered injuries including a broken leg. Her wounds are not thought to be life-threatening.

Authorities do not believe that the driver, who remained at the scene after the collision, was intoxicated at the time of the accident.

The collision forced multiple lanes of the roadway to close while authorities investigated.

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 by train in Little Italy

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and injured by a passenger train in Little Italy on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Times of San Diego.

The man was struck by a Coaster Train on the tracks near West Ash Street and Kettner Boulevard at about 4:30 p.m.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His injuries were considered to be serious but non-life-threatening.

Several streets were closed in the area while officials worked at scene and rail service was also suspended for a time.

The accident is continuing to be investigated by the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

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 by a hit-and-run in Oceanside

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was injured by a car in an accident in Oceanside on Wednesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The accident happened near the intersection of North Main Avenue and East Alvarado Street just before 6:30 p.m.

Details surrounding the incident are still scarce. However, it has been confirmed that the driver did not remain on the scene until police were able to arrive.

The severity of the victim’s injuries is unknown at this time. We will update this story should more information about the incident 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.

CalTrans worker killed by vehicle in El Cajon work zone

SAN DIEGO, CA – A California Department of Transportation worker was struck and killed in a construction zone in El Cajon just after midnight on Wednesday.

According to a local news story, the worker was on foot inside a construction zone on State Route 94 eastbound near Avocado Boulevard. A driver got on the wrong side of the cones at about 12:30 a.m., struck the worker, and dragged him about 40 feet.

When the emergency crew arrived, the victim was unresponsive. Life-saving efforts were unsuccessful and he died at the scene.

The driver, a woman in a small copper-colored hatchback, remained at the scene and cooperated with 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.

36-year-old pedestrian killed in Oceanside accident

OCEANSIDE, CA – A 36-year-old pedestrian was killed in an accident on Saturday morning in Oceanside. According to the Times of San Diego, the fatal crash occurred on State Route 76 east of Old Grove at around 12:48 a.m.

The victim was walking either on the roadway or near the street when a westbound-traveling 2005 Lexus Sedan crashed into him. The Lexus driver told Oceanside Police that he didn’t see the pedestrian until the last minute.

The driver stopped and waited for police. Police say that they don’t believe any drugs or alcohol were involved in 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.

11-month-old in stroller and father injured after being hit by car in La Jolla

SAN DIEGO, CA – A father and his 11-month-old infant riding in a stroller were injured when they were struck by a car in La Jolla yesterday, according to Fox 5 San Diego.

The accident happened near the intersection of La Jolla Mesa Drive and La Jolla Scenic Drive at about 4 p.m. when a driver collided with an 11-month-old as well as the baby’s father, who was pushing the child in a stroller.

The child was taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries, while the father received minor wounds in the accident.

The driver was not reported as injured.

Authorities have not yet released the identities of the victims or 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.

Child pedestrian suffers broken arm, leg in NE San Diego hit-and-run

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 12-year-old girl suffered multiple injuries last night when she was struck by a driver who then fled the scene.

According to ABC 10 News, the accident happened in the Tierra Santa neighborhood, near the intersection of Santo Rd and Tierrasanta Blvd, just after 10:45 p.m. The girl was crossing the street at a crosswalk, albeit one with a red signal, when she was struck by a vehicle headed westbound on Tierrasanta. The driver fled the scene of the collision.

The victim suffered injuries including a broken leg and a broken arm, though she is expected to survive.

Authorities are searching for the driver of the unknown vehicle and are continuing to investigate the accident.

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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