San Diego, CA – 2 Injured in Collision on 17th StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (March 26, 2020) – A crash in San Diego left two people injured on Tuesday morning, March 17th. Authorities reported to the scene of the collision at the 600 block of 17th Street at around 12:25 a.m. At this time, the cause of the accident is unknown.
The severity of the resulting injuries wasn’t reported. Authorities reported that one driver involved in the collision was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device. No other updates have been provided at this time.
Local officials are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Red Light Crashes in California
Tens of thousands of people are injured in red light collisions each year. 846 people were killed in crashes involving red-light runners in 2018. When drivers fail to adhere to traffic signals, they risk causing devastating accidents.
Intersections are a hotbed for serious crashes. There are more than 2.5 million intersection crashes reportedly annually. In some cases, a qualified California car crash attorney can help injured parties pursue lost compensation.
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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.