San Diego, CA – Red-Light Crash at Friars Rd & Santo Rd

San Diego, CA – Red-Light Crash at Friars Rd & Santo Rd

San Diego, CA (May 6, 2020) – A driver reportedly ran a red light in San Diego and caused a crash with injuries. At least one person was injured in the accident. For unknown reasons, the crash occurred at the intersection of Friars Road and Santo Road at around 5:20 p.m. 

On Saturday, May 2nd, authorities responded to the scene of the accident. One driver traveled through an intersection without the right of way and struck another car. No further updates have been provided at this time. 

The San Diego Police Department is currently investigating the cause of the crash. 

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

Intersection Crashes in San Diego

San Diego, CA - Red-Light Crash at Friars Rd & Santo RdAccording to the Federal Highway Administration, there are 2.5 million intersection crashes reported each year. These accidents account for 50% of injury accidents and 20% of deadly collisions. Around 650,000 crashes are caused by red-light runners. 

In California, drivers owe others on the road a duty to use reasonable care when operating a vehicle. The driver responsible for causing a crash can be held responsible for any resulting injuries. Before you discuss your claim with an insurance company, you should consult with a qualified California car crash attorney

When you’re injured in a crash, obtaining legal advice and representation is essential in the early stages. The Coastal Legal Center will protect your rights when dealing with the authorities or insurance companies. Contact our law offices today at (619) 231- 0724 to see how we can help. 

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.