San Diego, CA – Pedestrian Hit at 69th St & Brooklyn AveSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (April 24, 2020) – A pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle in the San Diego area on Wednesday afternoon, April 22nd. Officials were notified of a pedestrian-vehicle collision at around 2:54 p.m. Officials responded to the scene at the intersection of 69th Street and Brooklyn Avenue.
The pedestrian reportedly suffered injuries in the crash. At this time, the cause of the accident hasn’t been reported. No further details on the crash have been provided.
Officials from the San Diego Police Department are currently investigating the cause of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Crashes in San Diego
California roadways are notoriously dangerous for pedestrians. The pedestrian fatality is shockingly high — around 25 percent higher than the national average. In 2018, 689 pedestrians were killed in the state in 2018.
No matter if you live in a big city or a rural area, you’re going to share the road with pedestrians from time to time. You may even find yourself walking to a restaurant, taking a jog, or just enjoying a beautiful day on foot. As a pedestrian, you have rights, and if you’re struck by another vehicle and injured, you may be entitled to compensation.
If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident, you need to consult an experienced California pedestrian accident attorney immediately. The legal team at the Coastal Legal Center will examine copies of your medical records, accident reports, and other pieces of evidence to build your case. Give us a call at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss your case today.
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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.