San Diego, CA – Pileup Accident at I-5 & I-8

San Diego, CA – Pileup Accident at I-5 & I-8

San Diego, CA (February 6, 2020) – There was a pileup accident reported in San Diego, California on Thursday afternoon, February 6th. The accident occurred on I-5 near I-8 at around 2 p.m. Initial reports revealed that all lanes on I-5 were closed at I-8 following the crash. 

The details available on the crash at this time are limited. Authorities responded to the scene to render aid to those involved in the collision. The severity of the injuries isn’t currently known.

Local authorities are conducting an investigation into the cause of the accident. 

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

Speeding-Related Crashes in San Diego

San Diego, CA - Pileup Accident at I-5 & I-8When you’re hit by a speeding driver, you’re at risk of suffering severe injuries. The force of a high-speed impact often causes injuries much more serious than a typical crash. Not only that but speeding makes you more likely to be involved in a collision. 

Speeding may seem innocent, but it’s actually extremely dangerous. In California, there were 925 speeding-related deaths in 2017. Injured parties should contact a qualified San Diego car crash attorney to discuss their options for legal compensation. 

The team of attorneys at the Coastal Legal Center is here to fight for your right to compensation. We have helped countless victims obtain multi-million-dollar settlements in past cases. Give us a call at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss your case. 

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.