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28-year-old man killed after single-vehicle crash in Escondido

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the single-vehicle crash occurred along the southbound lanes of I-15 near the exit to the Centre City Parkway.

Troopers believe the unidentified 28-year-old male driver of a Lexus was traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a guardrail causing him to be thrown from his vehicle. He was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.

Investigators are working to determine an official cause of the crash 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Vista woman killed in suspected DUI collision

VISTA, CA – A 24-year-old woman was killed as the result of a suspected DUI crash in North San Diego Sunday night.

According to KUSI, the accident occurred along SR-78 near the exit to Sycamore Avenue at about 10:30 p.m.

Investigators believe the 36-year-old male driver of a Toyota Tacoma was driving east in the westbound lanes of SR-78 and crashed head-on with a Toyota Matrix.

Both drivers were seriously injured as a result of the crash. The woman in the Matrix succumbed to her injuries at the hospital a short time later.

The names of those involved are being withheld pending further investigation.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

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.

 

Multiple lanes blocked after crash on I-5 near Mission Bay

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to shut down at least two lanes following a rush-hour collision along I-5 Tuesday morning.

The accident occurred in the northbound lanes of the interstate near the exit to Mission Pay Drive shortly before 8:30 a.m., according to Caltrans.

No information with regard to how many vehicles were involved in the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result has been released at this time. However, this situation is still developing.

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area as delays and closures are likely throughout Tuesday morning’s rush-hour commute.

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 critically injured following head-on collision on Highway 76

SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was rushed to the hospital following a head-on crash along Highway 76 Sunday evening.

According to the Times of San Diego, the accident occurred at about 6:18 p.m. near the exit to Puma Valley Drive when a white-paneled van collided with a sedan.

Firefighters worked at the scene for nearly a half-hour to extract drivers from the vehicles. At least two individuals were taken to Palomar Hospital, one with a critical head injury.

Details regarding what may have led up to the collision remain unknown 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.

Lane blocked following multi-vehicle collision on SR-94

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to block at least one lane along SR-94 following a Monday morning crash.

The accident was reported in the westbound lanes of SR-94 just east of the exit to Federal Boulevard shortly before 10 a.m., according to Caltrans.

No information on what may have led to the crash has been released at this time.

Details regarding any injuries sustained in the wreck are not immediately available. However, this situation is still developing. Motorists have been advised to avoid the area as delays are likely throughout Monday morning.

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.

Erratic driver causes multi-vehicle collision on I-5

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle collision along I-5 Wednesday morning.

According to CHP, the accident occurred as the driver of a red Volkswagen was weaving in and out of traffic when it collided with a silver Honda near the exit to La Jolla Colony Drive shortly before 10:30 a.m.

Both vehicles were moved to the side of the roadway without causing any major traffic delays. No injuries were reported as a direct result of the collision. No information on if the driver responsible will face any charges has been released 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.

1 killed, 2 injured following San Ysidro crash

SAN YSIDRO, CA – A Santa Ana man was killed after crashing through a metal barrier at the San Ysidro port of entry into Mexico Tuesday afternoon.

According to 10 News San Diego, the incident occurred around 2:14 p.m. when a 27-year-old male driver careened into the metal swing arm barricade before crashing into two vendors in the area.

The driver was killed as a result of the collision. The two vendors, a 70-year-old man and a 49-year-old woman, were transported to a Mexican hospital to be treated for moderate injuries. No information with regard to the identities of those involved has been released 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.

Lane blocked following rush-hour collision on SR-54

SAN DIEGO, CA – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol were forced to block at least one lane along State Route 54 following a collision Monday evening.

According to Caltrans, the incident was reported at about 4:40 p.m. along the westbound lanes of the highway near the intersection with Woodman Avenue.

No injuries have been reported as an immediate result of the crash. However, the left lane was blocked for about an hour, causing delays for rush-hour commuters until about 6 p.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.

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