San Diego, CA- Stop-Sign Crash Injures 2 on Potomac StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (April 4, 2020) – A driver who ran a stop sign early on Thursday morning, April 2nd, in San Diego left two people injured. According to reports from authorities, the accident occurred at the intersection of Potomac Street and Reo Drive. Officials responded to the scene at around 4:31 a.m.
Initial reports revealed that one vehicle ran a stop sign and collided with another driver. There were confirmed injuries, but it’s unknown which vehicles contained the injured parties. One driver was ticketed for running a stop sign.
An ongoing investigation into the accident is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
California Stop-Sign Accidents
Traffic signals and stop signs are meant to make intersections safer. With so many cars coming and going, it seems only natural that intersections would be the site of around 40 percent of reported crashes. One-third of all intersection accidents take place at intersections controlled by stop signs.
There are nearly 700,000 stop sign crashes reported each year. Stop-sign collisions account for around 40 percent of deadly crashes. Injured parties should consult with a qualified California car crash attorney to pursue lost compensation for their injuries.
The Coastal Legal Center is here to make sure that you recover after a serious accident. We will make sure the at-fault driver is held responsible. Give us a call 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.