San Diego, CA – Injury Crash Involving Semi-Truck on CA-163

San Diego, CA – Injury Crash Involving Semi-Truck on CA-163

San Diego, CA (February 7, 2020) – Early Thursday morning, February 6th, near Kearny Mesa, a pickup truck reportedly collided with the rear of a semi-truck. The accident happened on CA-163, just north of CA-52, before 5 a.m. The pickup truck struck a semi-truck hauling a mobile home that had parked on the right shoulder of CA-163.

The smaller truck was left lying on its side after the accident, badly damaged. The pickup also struck a third vehicle, a gray sedan, but it’s unknown if it was struck before or after the semi-truck. Both drivers were reportedly injured in the crash. 

An investigation into the accident is currently underway. More details will be released as it continues. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Rear-End Collisions in California

San Diego, CA - Injury Crash Involving Semi-Truck on CA-163The rear-end crash is the most common type of accident experienced on American roadways. These accidents are often caused by drivers who fail to notice the car ahead of them has come to a stop. Sometimes, rear-end impacts can cause a chain reaction that pulls other vehicles into the collision. 

28 percent of all reported collisions each year are rear-end crashes. Reckless and negligent drivers are often responsible for these collisions. An experienced California car crash attorney can help injured parties hold a reckless driver responsible for their actions.

The attorneys at the Coastal Legal Center have the experience necessary to provide a successful outcome for your claim. We will diligently fight for your case and ensure it’s treated fairly. Contact our law offices at (619) 231- 0724 to see what we can do for you.

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.