Fallbrook, CA – Man Killed in Crash with Box Truck on Mission Rd
Fallbrook, CA (March 22, 2020) – A 62-year-old man from Murietta, California was killed in a crash in Fallbrook, California on Wednesday, March 18th. The accident took place at the intersection of Mission Road and Fallen Leaf Lane at around 1 p.m. According to reports from the California Highway Patrol, the man was traveling east on Mission Road in a Nissan NV2500 cargo van at the time of the accident.
For unknown reasons, the van collided with an Isuzu NRR box truck. Paramedics responded to the scene and attempted to take the driver of the van to a nearby hospital, but he was pronounced dead in transit. The man’s identity hasn’t been released at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Car Accidents in California
Sadly, many people are killed in fatal collisions across the United States. California’s traffic fatalities are incredibly high, and the state accounts for 11 percent of roadway deaths nationwide. Fatalities related to car accidents have increased in the state by 23.5 percent since 2013.
Fatal car crashes can be devastating for surviving family members. They often have to pick up the pieces, taking on the resulting damages. A qualified California wrongful death attorney can help family members seek lost compensation.
The loss of a loved one is never easy. The Coastal Legal Center is here to help you make sure the responsible party is held accountable for the death of a family member. Give us a call at (619) 231- 0724 to see how we can help.
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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.