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Two unidentified people were killed in a serious car wreck that occurred on October 2‚ 2011‚ around 1:45 p.m. on westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) near the town of Inkopah‚ close to the Mexican border. According to the authorities‚ a car carrying two people went off the freeway‚ rolled down an embankment‚ and landed on its roof.
Both the people travelling in the car were pronounced dead at the accident scene. From the available information‚ it is unclear what led to this fatal car wreck. Investigating officers need to determine whether the motorist was speeding‚ distracted‚ or if there was another vehicle was involved. Read the rest »
A vehicle was driven into the Rancho Village Vet Hospital at 3641 Avocado Blvd. in El Cajon on June 12‚ 2011‚ around 10 a.m. The car went deep into the Rancho San Diego Shopping Center where the veterinarian office was located. No one was hurt and the vehicle did not reach the area where the animals were housed.
There is limited information on what appears to have caused the loss of control. The building owner should consult with an experienced San Diego auto accident lawyer to pursue a lawsuit against the driver for damage done to the clinic. If it is found in the investigation that a vehicle malfunction made the driver lose control of the vehicle‚ then the automaker will be held liable for the damage done to the building. Read the rest »
Six people were hospitalized in a drunk driving car accident in Tierrasanta on May 18‚ 2011‚ around 8 p.m. According to San Diego Police‚ an 18-year-old Serra High School senior Joseph Walsh was driving a Volkswagen Jetta when he crashed head-on into an SUV on Rueda Road near Tierrasanta Boulevard. The SUV’s 35-year-old male driver‚ his 33-year-old wife and a 4-year-old child were seriously injured and transported to a hospital.
Police told reporters that the Volkswagen rolled over four times‚ injuring Walsh and his two female passengers in Walsh’s car. 18-year-old Sara Martin suffered a critical skull fracture. Police said that it is suspected that Walsh was driving under the influence of alcohol when this accident occurred. The fact that several beer cans were found near Walsh’s car‚ leads to this suspicion. Read the rest »
A car crashed into an El Cajon apartment in the 200 block of Jamacha Road in East San Diego County around 12:10 p.m on May 15‚ 2011. According to the available information‚ it is believed that the driver lost control of the vehicle and smashed it into the El Conquistador Apartments.
Fortunately‚ the driver of the car escaped unhurt.It is unclear what made the driver lose control of the vehicle.One can imagine numerous reasons behind the auto accident. A detailed investigation involving law enforcement and accident re-constructionists must occur to determine the exact cause of the accident. Read the rest »