Oceanside, CA – Pedestrian Injured at Roymar Rd & Mission AveSan Diego Legal News
Oceanside, CA (February 18, 2020) – A pedestrian suffered serious head injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Oceanside, California on Monday, February 17th. The accident happened at the intersection of Roymar Road and Mission Avenue that evening at around 10 p.m. According to local sources, a 29-year-old man was struck while crossing south on Mission Avenue.
The pedestrian reportedly suffered head injuries and was transported to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, California for treatment. The 36-year-old woman who hit the pedestrian returned to the scene and cooperated with authorities. Drugs nor alcohol are not believed to have been factors in the crash.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
California Pedestrian Accidents
When pedestrians are involved in a crash with a motor vehicle, they’re at a significant disadvantage. Pedestrian accidents often result in severe and life-threatening injuries. The roads of California are particularly dangerous for pedestrians.
The pedestrian fatality rate in California is 30 percent higher than the national average. 689 pedestrians were killed in crashes in 2018 alone. In some cases, injured parties can recover lost compensation with the help of a California pedestrian injury lawyer.
The Coastal Legal Center can help you determine who is liable for your injuries. We’ve helped countless victims obtain fair settlements in past cases. Contact our offices at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss possible avenues for compensation.
Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post.
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.