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Pedestrian seriously hurt following Point Loma collision

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was seriously injured yesterday after being struck by a car at the same Point Loma intersection where a pedestrian was killed two days earlier.

Fox 5 San Diego reports that the San Diego Police Department responded to a vehicle-vs.-pedestrian collision at the intersection of Rosecrans and Hugo Streets at about 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 13. No details about the crash are available at this time, though police say the driver remained on the scene and cooperated with their investigation.

Southbound traffic on Rosecrans in the area was blocked for some time following the crash.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Pedestrian struck, killed on I-5 in Chula Vista

CHULA VISTA, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed on northbound I-5 near E Street this morning, CBS 8 reports.

Police dispatchers received reports of a pedestrian walking in the I-5 roadway at approximately 2:50 a.m. today. California Highway Patrol units were dispatched, but the pedestrian had already been fatally struck by the time they arrived. A black SUV and a red sedan were both pulled over in the area, but it is unclear which, if either, struck the victim.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

Pedestrian struck and killed by car in Point Loma

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed in an accident west of the naval base on Point Loma on Tuesday evening, according to NBC 7 News San Diego.

The accident happened near the intersection of Rosecrans Street and Hugo St. at about 8:45 p.m. The crash scene was in the Roseville/Fleetridge neighborhood, which is to the west of Naval Base Point Loma.

The pedestrian was using the crosswalk when they were struck by the 21-year-old driver. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the pedestrian has yet to be released.

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.

Pedestrian fighting for life after City Height accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 55-year-old pedestrian was rushed to the hospital with a head injury after an accident in the City Heights area on Thursday night.

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the man was walking along Poplar Street near Fairmount Avenue wearing dark-colored clothing. Just before 9:30 p.m., he was struck from behind by a northbound 2021 Toyota Corolla.

The 20-year-old woman driving the Corolla stopped at the scene.

The victim was rushed to an area hospital in serious condition. Authorities confirmed that the injuries to the man’s head and foot left him fighting for his life.

The accident remains under 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.

Pedestrian hospitalized after car accident in Spring Valley

SAN DIEGO, CA – A car accident in the Spring Valley area landed a pedestrian in the hospital overnight on Tuesday, according to the Times of San Diego.

The accident happened near the corner of Troy Street and Central Avenue at about 11:40 p.m. on Monday. The driver struck a wall after hitting the victim.

The pedestrian was taken to an area hospital with injuries that are still unclear.

There is no word on whether the driver 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.

Pedestrian killed by driver in downtown San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed in an accident with a car on Harbor Drive in the downtown area on Sunday night.

According to Fox News San Diego, the pedestrian apparently stepped into the street on North Harbor Dr. between Laurel Street and Hawthorne St. at about 10 a.m. The victim, a man was then struck by a passing vehicle.

Authorities pronounced the man dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.

There is no word on whether the driver remained on the scene.

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.

Pedestrian killed in weekend Bay Park crash identified

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities have identified the body of a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle in the Bay Park area on Saturday morning.

According to the Office of the Medical Examiner, Douglas Bailey was hit by a vehicle as he was crossing in the 3000 block of Clairmont Drive at about 9:15 a.m.

The victim was transported to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla where he was pronounced dead several hours later.

The 59-year-old man was a resident of San Diego.

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.

84-year-old woman victim of Escondido pedestrian crash

SAN DIEGO, CA – Authorities are working to notify the family of a pedestrian killed by a car at an Escondido intersection last Friday afternoon.

According to the Office of the Medical Examiner, the 84-year-old woman crossing El Norte Parkway at Las Villas Way in front of a stopped vehicle at about 3 p.m. An SUV came up behind the stopped sedan, swerved to avoid hitting it, but instead hit the elderly woman

The woman was taken to Palomar Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

The 84-year-old woman was a resident of Escondido. Her identity has been withheld pending family notification.

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.

71-year-old woman injured in Mission Valley hit-and-run

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 71-year-old woman was seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver in the Mission Valley area on Wednesday afternoon last week.

According to NBC News San Diego, the accident happened outside the Lowe’s in the Fenton Marketplace at about 2:15 p.m. The elderly victim was on foot when she was struck by a gold Honda Accord.

The driver did not stop to help the victim, who had broken bones and head injuries. She was taken to an area hospital in serious condition.

Police have released a description of the 2003 four-door sedan, including its license plate number: 4ZNN918, in an attempt to find the driver with the public’s help. The car also had front-end damage.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the 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.

Man crossing street suffers severe injuries from hit-and-run driver in Bay Park

SAN DIEGO, CA – A man crossing the street in Bay Park was severely injured after being struck by a driver who then fled the scene yesterday morning, according to FOX 5 San Diego.

The accident happened in the 3000 block of Clairemont Drive at about 9:15 a.m., when a 59-year-old man reportedly crossed the street mid-block.

He was struck by a woman operating a white vehicle headed southbound. The driver then fled the scene.

The victim was taken to the hospital for the treatment of severe, life-threatening injuries, including head trauma. His identity was not immediately released.

The accident remains under 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.

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