Chula Vista, CA – Passenger Injured in Crash at H St & 3rd AveSan Diego Legal News
Chula Vista, CA (April 21, 2020) – Two people were left injured following a single-vehicle collision in Chula Vista, California on Tuesday morning, April 21st. The collision occurred at the intersection of H Street and 3rd Avenue at around 7:45 a.m. The woman driving the vehicle was speeding down H Street when she lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a utility pole.
A 19-year-old male passenger was seriously injured in the crash. The 25-year-old driver was also injured, and both parties were hospitalized following the accident. The driver was evaluated at the scene for intoxication, but alcohol isn’t believed to have been a factor in the crash.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
California High-Speed Car Crashes
Speeding is a predominant factor in many serious crashes nationwide. In California, 925 people in 2017 were killed in high-speed collisions. Speeding can magnify potential injuries while also increasing your chance of a serious accident.
In most cases, the negligence of one or more parties is responsible for a car crash. What you do in the moments immediately following a crash can greatly impact any potential injury claim. Injured parties should contact a Chula Vista car crash attorney for efficient, knowledgeable, and compassionate legal representation.
The team of lawyers at the Coastal Legal Center strives to help victims who are harmed in collisions throughout California to ensure their rights are protected. Our legal team is dedicated to fighting for victims to ensure they have the compensation they deserve for the medical treatment they need to recover. If you’ve been unfairly injured in a crash, contact us today at (619) 231- 0724.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.