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San Diego- Male Pedestrian Killed After A Passenger Train Hit Him

A male pedestrian was killed after a passenger train hit him in San Diego on Tuesday afternoon, February 18, 2020. The pedestrian ran onto the tracks close to Lindbergh Field. The southbound Amtrak train was travelling around 48 mph a few minutes before 4:15 pm, when the train’s engineer saw the male pedestrian run towards the tracks. The engineer reportedly sounded the train’s horn, but the male pedestrian did not stop. The engineer was not able to stop the train in time, thus, the train fatally hit the pedestrian close to the intersection of Washington Street and Frontage Road in San Diego’s Middletown district.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

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 If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information.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

San Francisco- 1 Person Killed By A Muni Train At A Bus Stop In Visitacion Valley

1 person was killed by a Muni train at a bus stop in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley early Sunday morning, January 12, 2020. The accident happened at approximately 1:30 am on Bayshore Boulevard and Sunnydale Avenue. A man was reportedly declared deceased at the scene. The train was reportedly stopped and waiting for the light at the last stop, when a man on the platform approached the train and tried to open the doors. When the operator started to turn the train around, the man fell off the platform, and the second car of the train struck him.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

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.

Santa Ana, CA- 1 Killed After A Train Hit A Vehicle

1 person was killed after a Metrolink train hit a vehicle on the tracks in Santa Ana, CA on Monday afternoon, January 6, 2020. The train reportedly hit the vehicle in the area of East Hunter Avenue and South Grand at approximately 5:30 pm. An occupant inside the vehicle was killed in the accident. All of the passengers in the train were not injured. A dog inside the vehicle sustained some bruising and and blood on a leg.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

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.

Oceanside, CA- Woman Killed After She Was Hit By An Amtrak Train

A woman was killed after she was hit by an Amtrak train in Oceanside, CA on Sunday afternoon, December 8, 2019. The accident took place at approximately 2:40 pm, close to 290 Seagaze Drive. The woman reportedly intentionally walked onto the tracks, past the guarded pedestrian crossing, according to the train’s engineer. The woman refused to leave the tracks, even after the train sounded an alert, warning the woman to get off the tracks. The woman remained standing on the tracks, facing the train as it approached. The train tried to stop. However, it struck and killed the woman.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

National City, CA- Man Sustained Cuts And Bruises After His Vehicle Was Hit By A Train

A man sustained cuts and bruises to his face after the vehicle that he was driving was hit by a train in National City, CA on Wednesday morning, October 30, 2019. The crash reportedly took place on West 19th Street and Cleveland Avenue, a few minutes before 5:30 am. The man was driving his vehicle, following 3 other cars on his way to work, when the crossing’s lights began to flash. The other cars was able to made it around the tracks, but when the said male driver attempted to drive around the guardrails, he was not able to make it. The train, then, reportedly broadsided the said man’s vehicle pushing the car 30 to 50 feet along the tracks. The injuries the man sustained, though, were not major.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

Berkeley, CA- Woman Sustained Major Injuries To Her Leg After She Was Struck By A Bay Area Rapid Transit Train

A woman sustained major injuries to her leg after she was hit by a Bay Area Rapid Transit train in Berkeley, CA on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. The accident happened at the Ashby Station at approximately 9:40 am. The Ashby Station is located on the 3100 block of Adeline Street. The train that was heading to Richmond and was pulling into the station when the prongs between train cars struck the woman in her leg.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

Davis, CA- 1 Person Dead After Amtrak Train Hit Car On Railroad Crossing

1 person is dead after an Amtrak train hit a car on railroad crossing east of Davis on Monday, September 16, 2019. A Toyota Sedan on the railroad crossing at county roads 32A and 105 was hit by an Amtrak train travelling westbound a few minutes before 12:30 pm. The railroad crossing is parallel to Interstate 80, east of Mace Boulevard.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

Sacramento- A Train Derailment Injured 27 People

27 people were injured in a train derailment incident in Sacramento late Thursday, August 22, 2019. A few minutes before 9:40 pm on Thursday, August 22, 2019, there was reportedly a light rail passenger train that derailed. The mass casualty event took place at Roseville Road and Marconi Avenue. 13 of the 27 people injured were taken to 2 trauma hospitals. The other people injured received medical treatments at the accident site. The cause of the accident was not yet determined.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

Baldwin Park, CA- Man Killed After Being Struck By Metrolink Train

A man sitting on the railroad tracks in Baldwin Park, CA was struck by a Metrolink train bound for Los Angeles Thursday night, June 13, 2019. The said man was killed after he was struck by the train. According to Baldwin Park police, the man appeared to be Latino between 50-60 years of age. The collision took place at 8:54 pm on Ramona Boulevard at Downing Avenue. The man reportedly ignored the the train’s horn, the automated crossing arms, flashing warning lights, and audible warning system. Metrolink train #337 of the San Bernardino line struck the man. He died on the spot at the crash site.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

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.

Washington Train Accident Impacts Many Lives

The Amtrak derailment south of Tacoma, Washington, serves as reminder that a seemingly routine Monday commute can easily take a life-altering turn. The train was on its inaugural run when it derailed and plunged onto a busy Interstate 5 near the town of Dupont. The cause of the accident has not yet been determined, and the exact number of injuries and deaths has not been released, but news reports are announcing multiple passenger fatalities and more than 70 people hospitalized. San Diego residents are very familiar with Interstate 5 as a vital traffic artery for traveling north and south. And with all the trains running throughout our city, it’s easy to imagine an accident, similar to the one that occurred in Washington, happening here. Read the rest »

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