Mira Mesa, CA – Man Struck & Killed At Aderman Ave & Mira Mesa BlvdSan Diego Legal News
Mira Mesa, CA (January 25, 2020) – On Thursday night, January 23rd, an 86-year-old man was killed following a pedestrian crash in Mira Mesa. The man was struck at around 6:50 p.m. in a residential area located near the intersection of Aderman Avenue and Mira Mesa Boulevard. The man was traveling north in a crosswalk when he was struck by a westbound Lexus sedan.
The man was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The 52-year-old woman driving the Lexus remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. No other injuries were reported.
An investigation into the crash is currently being managed by the San Diego Police Department.
We would like to extend our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Pedestrian Crashes in California
Despite measures taken to protect pedestrians on the roadways of California, too many pedestrians are killed each year after being struck by oncoming vehicles. Pedestrian fatalities have been on the rise throughout the state in recent years.
From 2006 to 2016, around 8,000 pedestrians were killed in car accidents. The pedestrian fatality rate in California is nearly 30 percent greater than the national average. In some cases, surviving family members may be eligible to recover lost compensation.
A qualified California personal injury lawyer can help you recover after the loss of a loved one. The Coastal Legal Center understands that no amount of financial compensation will ever bring back a beloved family member. Call us today 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.