The victim of a pedestrian accident died after she was hit by a SUV in Pacific Beach, CA. The victim has been identified as a woman between the ages of 40 and 60 years old. The San Diego Medical Examiners office has not yet released the name of the wrongful death victim.
A witness of the accident said the victim was crossing the Grand Avenue intersection near Mission Bay Drive at around 8:00 p.m. The vehicle that struck her was a Nissan Armada. The driver of the SUV that hit her stopped immediately after the accident, and called the San Diego Police. The woman was taken to the hospital with major head injuries, where she later died from these injuries.
A pedestrian was involved in a auto accident when he was hit by a small pickup truck in Escondido and suffered fatal injuries from the accident. The name of the 53-year-old victim, who lived with his family in Escondido, has not been released. The pedestrian accident victim was hit by a Ford Ranger truck on Escondido Boulevard south of Vermont Avenue about 8:15 p.m. on Thursday.
The injury victim was taken to a hospital, where he died Sunday. San Diego Police said it was unclear if the pedestrian was trying to cross the street or was standing in the road. The 19-year-old man who was driving was not arrested.
Five men were injured in a car accident involving 3 automobiles in Fallbrook Saturday morning when the driver of a Camaro lost control of his car and crossed into the opposite lane. A 22-year-old man with 3 passengers was reported to be driving at an unsafe speed in the southbound lane on South Mission Road north of Stage Coach Lane when the accident took place, at around 9:30am. Also a 19-year-old Vista man driving a Honda Accord behind the Civic tried to avoid the collision, but his car struck the rear side of the Civic.
A passenger in the back seat of the Camaro who was not wearing a seat belt, suffered the most serious injuries, including head and back injuries. The driver suffered a broken nose, and the front seat passenger, a 20-year-old man also from Camp Pendleton, suffered cuts. Three of the five injured victims were taken to the hospital right after the accident.
A man from Warner Springs was killed early Tuesday after his pickup overturned on state Route 79 in rural North County. The auto accident victims was identified as 31 year old Kenneth Richard Giddings by San Diego Medical Examiner’s Office.
The pickup truck accident occurred sometime between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m.. Giddings was traveling in his Dodge Ram truck south on Route 79 at an unknown speed when he failed to negotiate a curve and the truck went off the road and rolled several times.
A man who may have been riding his bike against traffic was run over by three different automobiles and died Thursday morning in Clairemont near Interstate 805. The wrongful death vicitm was struck in the eastbound lanes of Balboa Avenue at approximately 7:00am.
The county Medical Examiner’s Office said the bicyclist carried no identification but appeared to be a man in his 30s. The bicycle accident victim ended up lying on the roadway directly in front of the second car several yards away from his mangled bicycle. He had been wearing a helmet. No more information on the victims identification has been released.
A woman suffered serious injuries Tuesday night when she was hit by a vehicle in Santee, San Diego. The pedestrian accident was reported at about 11:30 p.m. on Cuyamaca Street near Santee Trolley Square.
The woman is believed to be a local transient. She was taken to a hospital when authorities arrived at the scene of the accident. The incident was being investigated and more information, including an update on her condition, is not yet available.
A person riding a motorcycle suffered serious injuries in Encinitas Saturday when the motorcyclist and an SUV that was making a U-turn on South Coast Highway 101 collided.
The driver of a Nissan Pathfinder sport utility vehicle made the U-turn in front of the southbound motorcycle south of Santa Fe Drive about 3 p.m. Sheriff’s officials said the motorcycle rider suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries, and was taken to a hospital.
A man riding his bicycle was hit by a fast moving motor vehicle in southeastern San Diego Wednesday afternoon. The victim got trapped beneath the larger vehicle and suffered major injuries while trapped there.
The bicycle accident was reported at about 3:05 p.m. on Imperial Avenue at 61st Street, in Encanto. Police officers, firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene. Imperial Avenue was closed off for an investigation. It extent of the bicyclist’s injuries is unknown to the public at this time.
A man was killed Thursday night when his sport-utility vehicle veered off state Route 75, went down an embankment and landed on its side on the edge of San Diego Bay. The car accident occurred about 6:30 p.m. Witnesses reported that the vehicle was heading south on Route 75 went it crossed into the northbound lanes and went across the bike path and the Fiddler’s Cove Marina parking lot.
Firefighters extricated the man from the vehicle, and then pronounced dead at the scene. Before the accident, police had received a call about a vehicle being driven recklessly on the Silver Strand. 10News is a media partner of U-T San Diego.
A 44-year-old man riding his motorcycle was critically injured Monday in an auto accident near Camp Pendleton. The victim was riding a 1997 Honda 650L motorcycle south on Interstate 5 when the motorcycle accident occurred at around 12:35 p.m.
The motorcyclist turned the motorcycle to the right and veered across several lanes of traffic and was ejected off his bike. A witness who is also a nurse gave the man first aid until the paramedics arrived to the scene. The injury victim was immediately taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital, via medical helicopter.