San Diego, CA – Stop-Sign Crash with Injuries at 22nd St & G StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (April 22, 2020) – A crash at an intersection left at least one person injured. The accident was reported in San Diego in the early morning hours of Monday, April 20th. Authorities were called to the corner of 22nd Street and G Street at around 10:40 a.m.
One driver reportedly ran a stop sign, causing the collision. That driver was charged for disobeying a traffic control device. The severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Stop-Sign Collisions in California
Intersections are the location of more than 2.5 million crashes each year. There are nearly 700,000 reported stop-sign collisions annually, accounting for one-third of reported intersection crashes. 40 percent of fatal crashes take place at stop-sign controlled intersections.
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.
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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.