San Diego, CA – Man Dies after Brutal Collision with Speeding Vehicle along Del Sol Boulevard
San Diego, CA (August 1, 2018) – The San Diego Medical Examiner’s Office recently reported that a male pedestrian was killed during a brutal collision that occurred on the 4400 block of Del Sol Boulevard. The incident happened at approximately 7:00 AM in the morning on Monday, July 30, 2018. At this time, the Office has not revealed any details about the identity of the male pedestrian, and authorities have not elaborated on the identities of the motorists or additional parties involved in the crash at this time.
According to initial reports, an unidentified man, described as being in his 40s, was attempting to cross Del Sol Boulevard when, without warning, a speeding vehicle slammed into him. Upon impact, the victim was tossed about 180 feet down the roadway before he was struck by another vehicle. Later, San Diego Police and firefighters joined responding paramedics at the crash site and sadly confirmed the victim had died from his injuries.
Authorities did not specify if the motorists had been injured or had remained at the crash site.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian and wish them strength and peace of mind during this difficult time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accident in San Diego
As ordered in the California State laws, drivers are obliged to decrease the speed of their vehicles and provide the right of way for pedestrians along any portion of a roadway. Given the circumstances, officials have not yet determined if the male victim had been walking in a marked or unmarked crossing zone along Del Sol Boulevard. As indicated, however, one motorist was apparently speeding at the time of the crash.
Presently, certain issues surrounding the accident remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, or distracted driving may have contributed to the crash in any way.
The members of the victim’s family may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit pending the results of the case. With the help of a professional lawyer, these individuals can receive compensation for inconveniences including funeral expenses and the tragic loss of a loved one.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. 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. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.