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Bicyclist killed in collision with vehicle at Encinitas intersection

ENCINITAS, CA – A man was killed after his bike collided with another vehicle in a collision in Encinitas yesterday, according to ABC 10 News.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Moonstone Court and Leucadia Boulevard at just before 11:50 a.m., when a vehicle attempted to make a right turn.

The car then collided with the bicycle, causing serious injuries to its operator.

Despite resuscitative efforts and the aid of first responders, the cyclist succumbed to his injuries after being taken to the hospital.

The identities of the bicyclist and the driver have not yet been revealed.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the collision at this time.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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 person killed after vehicle collides with fencing in Vista rollover accident

VISTA, CA – One person is dead after a vehicle crashed through fencing in Vista this morning, according to The Times of San Diego.

The accident occurred just before 6:35 a.m. at 118 Hannalei Drive, located near Hannalei Elementary School, when a driver lost control of their vehicle, causing it to roll over an unspecified number of times.

The car then went through a fence before coming to rest atop a set of train tracks.

The driver died as a result of the crash. No other injuries were immediately reported.

The identity of the victim has not yet been made available at this time.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

1 dead, up to 8 injured in multi-vehicle accident near Morena

SAN DIEGO, CA – A crash near the Morena area on Wednesday night led to the death of one person and the hospitalization of multiple other people, according to ABC 10 San Diego.

The accident occurred on southbound I-5 near the exit for Sea World Drive at about 10 p.m., when multiple vehicles collided.

Multiple victims managed to pull themselves from their vehicles before emergency officials arrived.

One person died as a result of the crash.

While the exact number of victims was unavailable, authorities said that up to eight people were taken to the hospital for treatment.

The cause of the accident and the identities of the victims have not yet been made 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.

Motorcyclist suffers broken ankle in Clairemont hit-and-run

SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver collided with a motorcyclist, causing him serious injuries, then left the scene of the accident in the Clairemont area on Thanksgiving night.

According to The Times of San Diego, the accident occurred in the 4400 block of Clairemont Drive at about 7:50 p.m. when a dark-colored Ford vehicle, described as possibly an SUV or a pickup truck, made a left turn onto Clairemont Dr.

The truck then collided with a motorcyclist, who had attempted to avoid the collision by swerving into the middle of the roadway.

The motorcycle then crashed into two other vehicles that had been parked on the side of Clairemont.

The driver of the Ford then fled the scene and was last seen on Clairemont.

The motorcyclist suffered multiple non-critical injuries, including a broken ankle, and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the accident at this time.

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.

Motorcyclist suffers multiple broken bones after collision with pickup in El Cerrito

SAN DIEGO, CA – A possible DUI collision last night between a pickup truck and a motorcycle caused one man to sustain multiple, serious injuries in the El Cerrito neighborhood, according to the Times of San Diego.

The collision occurred in the 5500 block of El Cajon Boulevard, near 55th Street, at just after 7:15 p.m. when the 45-year-old driver of a Toyota Tacoma failed to yield the right of way and made a left turn in front of a Ducati motorcycle.

The two vehicles collided, leaving the 29-year-old motorcyclist in the hospital with multiple broken bones.

The driver of the pickup truck was not reported as hurt and was taken into police custody on possible DUI charges.

Authorities have not yet released the identities of the two drivers.

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.

Worker injured after being trapped in elevator shaft at downtown grocery store

SAN DIEGO, CA – A worker was injured last night after being trapped within the elevator shaft at a grocery store downtown, according to ABC 10 News.

The accident happened at Ralph’s grocery store, located on 101 G Street, at about 7:30 p.m., when a person reportedly pressed the elevator button while a man was working on the cargo shaft.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was then trapped inside the elevator shaft.

After being rescued, the worker was taken to the hospital for the treatment of unspecified injuries.

No further information is available at this time.

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.

Driver found dead following single-vehicle rollover crash in Imperial Co.

HOLTVILLE, CA (IMPERIAL COUNTY) – A man was found dead beneath a vehicle following a rollover accident this afternoon in Imperial County, east of San Diego County.

According to the Times of San Diego, the accident happened near the intersection of Claybrook Road and State Route 115 in Holtville at about 12:45 p.m.

Witnesses say that a man was operating his vehicle in an unsafe manner before losing control of the car and running off the side of the highway. The car rolled over an unspecified number of times before landing on the right shoulder of the road.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was discovered beneath the crashed vehicle.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the collision.

The accident remains under investigation at this time.

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.

22-year-old motorcyclist in critical condition after T-bone accident in Mira Mesa

SAN DIEGO, CA – A crash between a motorcycle and an SUV in Mira Mesa last night led to a 22-year-old man being taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to the Times of San Diego.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Marauder Way and Camino Ruiz at about 10:30 p.m. when the motorcyclist T-boned a Toyota Rav4 SUV.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital with multiple, severe injuries, including multiple fractures.

The other driver was not injured in the accident.

One of the drivers, though it is unclear which one, reportedly ran a traffic light just before the collision.

Authorities have not yet released the names of the victims.

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.

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.

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