San Diego, CA. Victim of Fatal Pedestrian Accident on High Bluff Drive Identified as Stacey Curry, 61
San Diego, CA. (June 29, 2018) – The woman who was struck and killed by a motorist on June 15th on High Bluff Drive has been identified this morning as 61-year-old Stacey Curry of Chula Vista. The San Diego Medical Examiner confirmed the deceased pedestrians’ identity.
The unfortunate accident reportedly occurred at approximately 2:50 p.m. on June 15, when the woman was walking up a driveway in a parking lot. Curry was walking toward a roundabout when the driver of a delivery van approached the area. According to reports, the driver stopped before proceeding to make a right-hand turn as Curry was still crossing the roundabout. Curry was not entirely out of the way as the van sadly struck her with its right bumper.
After responders arrived on the scene they immediately transported Curry to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla. Unfortunately, Curry succumbed to her injuries and later died at the hospital at 3:34 p.m. Police are still leading an investigation into this tragic accident in order to determine liability. We offer our most heartfelt condolences to the family members and loved ones of Stacey Curry.
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Investigators are conducting a detailed investigation by looking at various factors such as right-of-way, and whether or not intoxication, distracted driving, or excessive speed played a part in this incident. Upon conclusive results of the investigation, there would likely be grounds for a wrongful death claim for the victims’ family.
Unexpected, accidental deaths often leave a large financial burden for the family of the deceased. Hospital bills, high funeral costs, and loss of future wages are all reasons why many people who suddenly lose a loved one will choose to file a claim for compensation. We are proud of our passion for holding negligent drivers accountable for the immense devastation they cause, however, it is solely up to the victims’ family to pursue legal action.
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 for all those involved in the accident.