San Marcos, CA – Landscaper Seriously Injured at Palomar CollegeSan Diego Legal News
San Marcos, CA (January 27, 2020) – On Monday, January 27th, a landscaper was seriously injured at Palomar College in San Marcos, California. The victim, identified as Pimienta Rodriguez Celso, 43, was in the process of unloading landscaping equipment on West Borden Road when he was struck by a 16-year-old driver. Officials from the San Diego County Sheriff’s revealed that the collision occurred at around 7:15 a.m.
Celso was transported to a nearby medical facility for the treatment of sustained injuries. Local sources reported that the victim suffered from a broken neck, a fractured rib, a scalp laceration, and other trauma. Intoxication is not believed to have been a factor in the accident.
No other updates have been provided. An investigation into the crash is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with Pimienta Rodriguez Celso and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
San Diego Pedestrian Accidents
When pedestrians are struck by a motor vehicle, they often suffer from severe injuries. Many drivers fail to look out for pedestrians on the roadway. This is a common cause of serious pedestrian accidents.
More than 14,000 pedestrians were injured in California in 2016. The pedestrian fatality rate in the state is nearly 30 percent higher than the national average. Injured parties should consult with a qualified San Diego pedestrian injury lawyer to discuss their legal options.
Pursuing deserved compensation can be difficult on your own. The Coastal Legal Center can help you fight for your legal rights after being unfairly injured in a crash. Give us a call 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.