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At least one person injured in hit-and-run in Murrieta

SAN DIEGO, CA – At least one person was injured in a multi-vehicle hit-and-run crash on Interstate 215 in Murrieta on Tuesday morning.

According to CHP, the victim was struck by a car going about 50 mph in the southbound lanes near Clinton Keith Road around 6:35 a.m. A third vehicle then became involved.

The suspect left the crash scene in their car before the victim could get a description of the vehicle.

At least one person was injured in 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Hit-and-run crash injures one in Vista

SAN DIEGO, CA – Investigators closed a Vista highway interchange after a hit-and-run accident that injured at least one person on Wednesday morning.

According to CHP, two vehicles crashed on the interchange at northbound Emerald Drive and westbound State Route 78 at about 6:23 p.m. One of the drivers immediately left the scene.

It was confirmed that the other driver suffered injuries in the accident. The severity of the injuries is still unclear.

The victim’s vehicle, a grey Toyota Camry, was towed from the scene.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Injury reported following Carlsbad hit-and-run

SAN DIEGO, CA – At least one person was injured after a hit-and-run accident in Carlsbad on Tuesday morning.

According to CHP, the collision was reported at about 6:30 a.m. when an unspecified vehicle collided with a grey Ford Flex near the intersection of Palomar Airport Road and Paseo Del Norte.

It is unclear whether there was more than one occupant in the Ford. However, it has been confirmed that at least one person was injured.

The at-fault driver fled the scene. A description of the suspect’s vehicle was not mentioned in the report.

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.

Police pursue hit-and-run driver in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO, CA – Local authorities were pursuing a hit-and-run driver after an accident in El Cajon on Wednesday afternoon, according to CHP.

A white Hyundai Elantra was struck by a white Mercedes in the 8600 block of Jamacha Road at about 12:05 p.m. The white Mercedes immediately fled the scene.

The victim was unharmed but their vehicle sustained damage to the fender and bumper and was not drivable.

Meanwhile, local authorities pursued and eventually stopped a white Mercedes. They detained two suspects.

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. 

Hit-and-run accident leaves man disoriented in Oceanside

SAN DIEGO, CA – A hit-and-run accident left a man injured and disoriented in the road on State Route 76 in Oceanside on Friday afternoon, according to CHP.

911 calls reported a white adult male in the middle of the of State Route 76 near Horse Ranch Creek Road at about 3:06 p.m. The man was walking in circles, naked, covered in something red. Further investigation proved that the man was bleeding from a gash in his head and also had cuts and dirt on his arm.

The man appeared to be the victim of a pedestrian versus car accident but the vehicle had left the scene.

Further details have not become available. We will update this story should more information come to light.

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 after causing collision in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver fled the scene after causing a two-vehicle accident on State Route 94 in El Cajon on Wednesday morning, according to CHP.

A grey Lexus was driving eastbound near Sweetwater Springs Boulevard when it struck a tan sedan and a white SUV at about 11:41 a.m. The tan sedan then ran into the center divide and came to rest near the white SUV on the left-hand side of the road. The Lexus fled the scene.

At this time, it is unknown whether anyone was injured in the accident. We will update this story should more information come to light.

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.

Hit-and-run driver sideswipes car, injured driver

SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was injured after being sideswiped on Interstate 15 on Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The victim was driving his grey Volvo southbound when they were sideswiped by another vehicle near Scripps Poway Parkway and Mercy Road at about 11:45 a.m. After the crash, the victim’s vehicle came to rest off the road between the main lanes and the HOV lanes. The other vehicle had already left the scene.

The victim called the police to report the accident and asked for an ambulance for a head injury.

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.

Four injured when driver crashes into El Cajon restaurant

SAN DIEGO, CA – Four people were left with injuries after a car crashed into a Mexican restaurant in El Cajon on Thursday evening.

According to Fox News San Diego, the car was attempting to elude the police when it crashed into the side of Sombrero Restaurant near the intersection of South Third Street and East Washington Avenue. The police had tried to pull the vehicle over and gave chase when the car did not stop. The police had terminated the pursuit before the vehicle crashed.

The driver fled the scene but was arrested on Thursday and charged with a felony hit-and-run. He had minor injuries. The female passenger was unarmed.

Four employees inside the restaurant were injured, including one who was transported to a local 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.

Hit-and-run spread debris on I-8

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities were searching for a vehicle that fled the scene of an accident on I-8 on Thursday, according to the CHP incident page.

A white SUV was struck at about 1:10 p.m. along with a green Acura and potentially a third vehicle. The accident was in the westbound lanes east of Fletcher Parkway, near Baltimore Drive.

CHP was also reporting debris in the roadway from the accident in the righthand land, including a vehicle’s bumper.

At first, the accident was said to have left at least one person injured but upon further investigation, it was confirmed that there were no injuries.

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.

Woman flees Altadena hit-and-run that injured two

SAN DIEGO, CA – A woman fled the scene of an accident on foot after injuring two individuals early Wednesday morning, according to Times of San Diego.

The woman lost control of her vehicle in the 3100 block of Thorn Street just after midnight. She struck a traffic sign and a parked and unoccupied vehicle before exiting her 2014 Nissan Sentra and fleeing on foot.

The Sentra’s two female passengers were both injured in the accident. A 19-year-old woman who had been seated in the front sustained a broken arm, dislocated shoulder and hip, and serious head injuries. The second passenger, a 26-year-old woman was seated in the back of the Sentra, suffered cerebral hemorrhaging.

Police are currently looking for 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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