motorized wheelchair accident | San Diego Injury Accident Lawyer Blog
SAN DIEGO – A man was riding a motorized wheelchair on a road in the South Bay area of Chula Vista when he was struck and killed by a car on Wednesday morning.
According to NBC San Deigo, the accident happened in the 400 block of Oxford Street just before 10 a.m.
The victim was transported to a hospital in San Diego where he was pronounced dead. His identity is expected to be released after his family is notified.
The driver stopped and cooperated with the authorities.
The area was closed for almost three and a half hours on Wednesday.
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