San Diego, CA – Man Killed, Children Injured on Carmel Valley RdSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (April 11, 2020) – A San Diego crash left one man dead and his two children injured on early Friday, April 10th. The car accident occurred at around 8 p.m. at the 12000 block of Carmel Valley Road near Del Mar Heights Road.
A man suffered severe head trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene. A 17-year-old also suffered serious head injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital along with a 15-year-old girl. At this time, it’s unknown if seatbelts were properly used.
Authorities believed the crash was caused by a combination of unsafe speeds. An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly California Car Accidents
Thousands of California residents are killed in car accidents each year. Vehicle collisions are the leading cause of death across the country. In 2017 alone, 3,898 people were killed in California crashes in 2017.
The roads of California are becoming more dangerous with each passing year. Since 2013, roadway deaths have increased by 23.5 percent. In some cases, surviving family members can recover lost compensation with the help of a San Diego wrongful death attorney.
At the Coastal Legal Center, we’re here to help you recover after the loss of a loved one. We understand that the death of a family member is difficult. Contact us today at (619) 231- 0724 to see what we can do for you.
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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.