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Hit-and-run driver hits minivan at Shelltown intersection

SAN DIEGO, CA – Two women were inside the minivan that was struck by a hit-and-run driver at an intersection in Shelltown on Tuesday evening.

According to local news, the red SUV struck a minivan after insufficiently stopping at the Gamma Street stop sign at South 41st Street at about 6 p.m.

Immediately after the accident, the driver threw the SUV into reverse and fled the scene.

Both the 50-year-old and the 45-year-old passenger in the minivan escaped serious injuries. Bystanders helped the woman out as they waited for authorities to arrive.

Surveillance footage from a nearby how shows the whole accident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the local authorities.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

SAN DIEGO, CA – According to the California Highway Patrol, at least one person was injured in a hit-and-run accident in Chula Vista on Tuesday.

The accident happened near the intersection of Moss Street and Bradley at about noon. The suspect vehicle was described as a white SUV that closely resembled a Porsche Cayenne and hit a small white Mazda SUV.

At least one person was injured by the accident.

Further information has not yet 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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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.

Driver flees after injuring motorist on I-5

SAN DIEGO, CA – A driver fled the scene of a two-vehicle accident that injured at least one person on Interstate 5 on Wednesday morning.

According to CHP, a silver Mercedes and a black Toyota crashed on I-5 south near Palm Avenue at about 5:20 a.m. The Toyota was pushed from the freeway and crashed into a tree. The Mercedes came to rest on the righthand side of the nearby onramp.

When authorities arrived, they discovered that the Toyota’s occupants had fled the scene.

At least one person in the Mercedes suffered 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.

Hit-and-run accident injures one person in El Cajon

SAN DIEGO, CA – One person was injured in a hit-and-run accident that sent a vehicle off the road on Interstate 8 in El Cajon on Tuesday afternoon.

According to CHP, a vehicle flew off the freeway and overturned multiple times after being hit by another car in the westbound lanes of I-8 near North Magnolia Avenue at about 2:45 p.m. The car was not visible from the freeway.

The driver was extricated from the vehicle and was, thankfully, only minorly injured.

The at-fault driver had already fled the scene when emergency crews arrived. A description of their vehicle was not 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.

Elderly man killed by hit-and-run driver in Chula Vista

SAN DIEGO, CA – An 85-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in an accident in Chula Vista on Sunday evening.

According to Fox News San Diego, the victim was found on the ground near the intersection at Del Rey Boulevard and East H Street at about 6:30 p.m. An investigation determined that the elderly man was making his way across East H Street when he tripped. A dark-colored Toyota sedan from between the years 2015 to 2018 then struck the victim and did not stop.

Paramedics were unable to save the victim, despite initiating life-saving treatments. His identity is being withheld until his family can be notified.

Police are asking any witnesses to contact the authorities as they continue their efforts to find 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.

At least one injured in a hit-and-run in Temecula

SAN DIEGO, CA – At least one person was injured in a hit-and-run accident on State Route 74 in Temecula on Wednesday evening.

According to CHP, two white Hondas, one a Civic and one an Accord, were involved in a crash in the 24000 block of State Route 74, which is near West Ellis Avenue, at about 5:30 p.m.

At least one person was injured in the accident.

The at-fault driver, potential a man who was seen in the area near the crash, fled the scene.

The condition of the victim has not been updated 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.

Hit-and-run accident reported in Bonsall

BONSALL, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported a hit-and-run accident this morning in Bonsall west of the All Seasons RV Park. According to the incident report, the collision occurred on southbound Interstate 15 and Gopher Canyon at around 10:02 a.m.

The victim of the hit-and-run did not suffer any injuries in the collision.

Police say the suspected vehicle is a grey Scion.

No further information is known 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.

Semi-truck involved in hit-and-run accident in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A semi-truck was involved in a hit-and-run accident this morning near Manzanita Canyon in San Diego. According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred on State Route 15 and Interstate 805 at around 11 a.m.

A semi-truck and a grey Mustang were both traveling southbound on SR-15 when a third vehicle crashed into them and fled the scene.

An ambulance was called to the site and transported at least one person to a hospital for treatment. The extent of the injuries sustained in the accident is 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.

Hit-and-run injury accident reported near Palm Ridge Park in San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported a hit-and-run injury accident this morning near Palm Ridge Park in San Diego. According to the CHP’s accident logs, the collision occurred on Interstate 805 and Palm Avenue at around 9:41 a.m.

When police arrived at the scene, they found a silver Jeep SUV overturned on the side of the road. After speaking with the victim and witnesses, they discovered that the driver of the Jeep was the victim of a hit-and-run accident.

No details on the suspected vehicle have been released at this time.

The victim suffered unknown injuries in the crash and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.

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 arrested after he returns to the scene in Cahuilla

CAHUILLA, CA – A hit-and-run driver was arrested this morning after he returned to the scene of an accident he caused last night near the Cahuilla Casino at Mountain Sky. According to the California Highway Patrol, the man was arrested at 52702 State Route 371 at around 7:59 a.m.

The 30-year-old man crashed his vehicle into a fence and a curb, doing over $5,000 in damage.

When the suspect returned to the scene this morning, police say it took three security guards to detain him. It’s unclear why he returned to the site.

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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