San Diego, CA – Pedestrian Accident at El Cajon Blvd & 56th StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (February 3, 2020) – A woman was seriously injured after being hit by a car in San Diego, California on Sunday night, February 2nd. The crash happened at around 8 p.m. near the intersection of El Cajon Boulevard and 56th Street. The woman was struck while crossing a busy street in the El Cerrito neighborhood.
Authorities responded to the scene to render aid to the injured pedestrian. The driver of the vehicle returned to the scene of the accident to provide assistance to the injured party. The woman was taken to a nearby hospital for the treatment of severe injuries.
No other details have been provided. An investigation into the crash is currently being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Collisions in San Diego
Pedestrians face unique risks when traveling the streets of San Diego. Unfortunately, drivers often fail to notice pedestrians on the road. This inattention often results in catastrophic injuries in the event of a crash.
More than 14,000 pedestrians were injured in California in 2016. Pedestrian fatalities have been on the rise in recent years. In some cases, a California pedestrian injury lawyer can help injured parties pursue deserved compensation.
You should never doubt the severity of your injuries. The Coastal Legal Center has the resources to provide you with top-quality legal representation. If you’ve been unfairly injured in a crash, give us a call at (619) 231- 0724.
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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.