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Person airlifted to hospital with severe wounds from late-night Ramona crash

RAMONA, CA – One person was airlifted to the hospital following a head-on collision in Ramona late Saturday night.

According to FOX 5 San Diego, the accident occurred near the intersection of Haverford Road and Highway 78 at 9:08 p.m.

A total of six people were involved in the crash, with one of those being airlifted to the hospital for the treatment of severe injuries.

The remaining five people suffered either minor or no 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Motorcyclist killed after crashing into fence in Camp Pendleton

CAMP PENDLETON, CA – A motorcyclist was killed after he collided with a fence in the Camp Pendleton North area yesterday afternoon, according to Fox 5 San Diego.

The accident occurred on I-5, near Las Pulgas Canyon Road at about 4 p.m., when the operator of a 2010 Yamaha R6 motorcycle went off the left side of the roadway.

The victim then collided with a metal fence, leading to his death at the scene.

Authorities closed two lanes of the interstate for over five hours as they investigated the collision.

The cause of the crash has not yet been determined.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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 dead after crashing car during medical emergency in Jacumba

JACUMBA HOT SPRINGS, CA – A man collided with a median on I-8 while he was experiencing a medical emergency, leading to his death in the Jacumba area on Friday.

According to the Times of San Diego, the accident happened near Inkopah Park Road at about 12 p.m., as a 54-year-old man from El Cajon was experiencing a medical episode.

The man, operating a 2015 Volkswagen Passat, had pulled over to the side of the highway when his vehicle began to move again, and finally collided into the center median.

The victim was rescued by witnesses in the area, just as his vehicle caught fire.

A medivac helicopter was waiting to transport the victim to the hospital, but the victim died before the craft could take off.

No other injuries were reported 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.

21-year-old woman hurt after early-morning crash into pole in Rolando area

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 21-year-old woman was hurt after she collided with a utility pole early this morning in the Rolando area, according to the Times of San Diego.

The accident occurred at about 2:45 a.m. in the 4500 block of College Avenue, when the driver failed to properly round a curve in the roadway. She went off the side of the road, then collided with a telephone pole.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken to the hospital for the treatment of non-critical wounds.

No other injuries were reported 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.

Two-car accident reported on I-5 in Encinitas

SAN DIEGO, CA – Two vehicles were involved in a car accident on Interstate 5 in the Encinitas area on Friday morning, according to CHP.

A black Honda Civic was southbound on I-5 when it crashed at about 10:10 a.m. The collision turned the Honda around so that, after striking the righthand guardrail, it came to rest against it facing the wrong way.

An ambulance was called to the scene and one person, a passenger in the vehicle, was taken to the 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.

One person killed when cable truck and sedan collide in El Cajon

EL CAJON, CA – One person died after a car and a cable truck collided in El Cajon yesterday afternoon, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

The collision occurred on I-8, near Greenfield Drive, at about 4:30 p.m., when a sedan and a Cox Communications truck collided with each other.

One person who has yet to be publicly identified was killed as a result.

The truck driver was not reported as injured.

Authorities closed the off-ramp for several hours for the cleanup and investigation of 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.

Bicyclist and motorcyclist killed in crash near Jamul RV park

JAMUL, CA – A bicyclist and a motorcyclist died after a collision at an RV park in Jamul this morning, according to CBS 8.

The crash occurred at 14615 Otay Lakes Road, at the Pio Pico RV park at about 9:30 a.m., when the two adult victims crashed into one another.

Despite the resuscitative efforts of firefighters, both victims died at the scene. Their identities have not yet been released.

Authorities continue 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.

Pedestrian suffers head wounds after being struck by vehicle in City Heights

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was injured when he was struck by a vehicle while he was walking across the street in the City Heights area yesterday, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

The collision occurred near the intersection of Marlborough Avenue and University Avenue at 5:10 a.m., when the 54-year-old victim walked across the street.

He was then struck by the 65-year-old driver of a Hyundai vehicle, and sustained multiple head wounds. He is expected to survive.

The pedestrian may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident, though conclusive evidence about the man’s state of health was not immediately available.

The driver was not reported as injured.

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.

Update: Man killed, woman seriously hurt in Ramona head-on collision

RAMONA, CA – A man was killed and a woman was severely injured when their two vehicles collided head-on in Ramona on Thursday.

According to the Times of San Diego, the previously-reported crash occurred on Julian Road (also known as State Route 78), near Magnolia Avenue, at about 6:45 p.m., when a 1998 Honda Civic crossed into the path of oncoming traffic.

The driver of the Honda, a 28-year-old man from Vista, collided head-on with a 2019 Ram pickup truck operated by a 56-year-old woman.

The male driver died at the scene.

The other driver was airlifted to the hospital in Escondido with serious injuries. She is expected to survive.

It is unknown if intoxicated driving played a role in 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.

Vehicle fire blocks lane along I-5 during rush-hour

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to block one lane following a vehicle fire on I-5 during Thursday evening’s rush-hour.

According to Caltrans, the incident was reported within the southbound lanes of the interstate near 28th Street at about 5:30 p.m.

No information with regard to what may have sparked the fire has been released at this time. However, rush-hour commuters faced delays in the area as the far right lane was blocked for about a half-hour following the incident.

No injuries have been reported as a result of the blaze.

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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