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Hit-and-run collision reported on I-15

OCEANSIDE, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to a hit-and-run collision along I-15 during Tuesday morning’s rush-hour.

According to CHP, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of I-15 just south of the exit to East Mission Road at about 7:30 a.m.

The driver of a big rig reported a White Ford F-150 struck his vehicle from behind before fleeing the scene of the crash.

Fortunately, the truck driver was uninjured in the crash. Motorists have been advised to proceed with caution while traveling along this portion of I-15 throughout Tuesday afternoon.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

 

Multiple lanes closed following collision on I-15

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities were forced to block at least two lanes along I-15 following a multi-vehicle collision on I-15 Tuesday morning.

According to Caltrans, the accident occurred shortly before 10 a.m. within the southbound lanes of I-15 near Duenda Road.

No further information with regard to the cause of the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result has been made available at this time.

The right two lanes were blocked for about a half-hour following the incident. All lanes have since been reopened.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

All lanes blocked following collision on SR-78

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to close all westbound lanes along State Route 78 late Sunday night.

According to Caltrans, the accident occurred shortly before 10:40 a.m. along SR-78 near the exit to Sycamore Avenue.

No injuries were reported as a direct result of the crash at this time. However, all westbound lanes were closed for about four hours reopening at about 2:40 a.m.

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 accident reported on Oceanside Blvd.

OCEANSIDE, CA -A male pedestrian was killed after being struck by a vehicle along Oceanside Boulevard Sunday evening.

According to San Diego County News, the accident occurred within the 2200 block of Oceanside Boulevard shortly after 6:30 a.m.

Upon arrival, police located the 62-year-old man lying in the westbound lanes of traffic with a traumatic head injury. He was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.

Details regarding the identity of the driver involved in the crash are being withheld pending further investigation into 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.

Early-morning semi-truck collision reported along I-5

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to a single-vehicle collision involving a FedEx semi truck early Thursday morning.

According to CHP, the accident occurred shortly before 2 p.m. in the Northbound lanes of I-5 near San Onofre Beach.

Troopers say the truck collided with a guardrail, nearly traveling into the oncoming lanes and causing debris to scatter across the roadway.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash. However, the #1 and #2 northbound lanes are expected to be closed for several hours while repairs to the guardrail are made.

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.

Hazmat crews respond to chemical spill following Santee collision

SANTEE, CA – Several vehicles were involved in a collision near the Mission Gorge Shopping Center that resulted in a chemical spill Wednesday afternoon.

According to NBC San Diego, the accident occurred at about 3:30 p.m. along Cuyamaca Street near the intersection with SR-52.

Fortunately, no injuries were reported as a result of the collision. However, a hazardous materials crew was called to the scene to clean up the spilled chemical.

Motorists and commuters on the Metropolitan Transit System faced significant delays while the incident was cleared from the roadway.

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.

Suspected DUI collision reported in Fallbrook

FALLBROOK, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to a suspected drunk driving collision along I-15 Wednesday morning.

According to CHP, troopers responded to reports of a Chevrolet Cruze swerving in and out of lanes along the freeway before colliding with a white Tesla near the exit to Old Highway 95 shortly before 7:30 a.m.

No injuries have been reported as a direct result of the collision at this time. However, this situation is still developing.

We will continue to monitor this story for any further updates should they become available to the public.

 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.

Lanes closed following early-morning collision on SR-15

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to shut down at least two lanes along State Route 15 following a collision early Wednesday morning.

According to Caltrans, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of SR-15 just north of the exit to El Cajon Boulevard shortly before 6 a.m.

Authorities have not released any information with regard to the cause of the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result. Motorists have been advised to proceed with caution throughout Wednesday morning’s rush-hour traffic.

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.

Carlsbad man hospitalized following head-on collision

CARLSBAD, CA – One man was sent to the hospital in critical condition following a head-on collision involving two SUVs Tuesday afternoon.

According to the City News Sevice, the accident occurred at about 12:41 p.m. when a Honda CR-V collided with a Dodge Durango near the intersection of Alicante Road and Tanzanite Drive.

Police believe the 62-year-old man in the Honda was traveling at a  high rate of speed when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with the Dodge. The man in the Honda was rushed to a local hospital to be treated for critical, potentially life-threatening injuries following the crash.

The driver in the Dodge, a 44-year-old man from Oceanside, sustained minor injuries 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.

Driver flees on foot after colliding with fire hydrant in downtown San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver walked away from their vehicle after crashing into another vehicle then destroying a fire hydrant early Monday morning.

According to Fox 5 San Diego, the accident occurred near the intersection of G Street and Park Boulevard at about 6 a.m.

Police believe an unidentified man driving a four-door Chevrolet sedan ran through a red light and collided with another vehicle before running up on the curb and knocking over a fire hydrant. The driver then exited his vehicle and walked away from the scene.

Neither the driver in the second vehicle nor his dog was injured as a result of the collision. An investigation into the man responsible for the crash is likely underway.

 

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