San Diego, California (July 9, 2018) – Local news sources indicated a woman died as a result of a deadly hit-and-run that took place on westbound Highway 94 in the vicinity of the 28th Street off-ramp. The incident occurred at approximately 10:00 PM at night on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any details concerning the identities of the pedestrian and motorist involved in the crash at this time.
According to the California Highway Patrol reports, the pedestrian woman was walking along Highway 94, in the third lane. While traveling down the highway, she was struck for indeterminate reasons by an oncoming vehicle. First responders reported the victim had been wearing a black or brown dress and had died at the scene of the crash.
As per the report, the motorist did not stop to administer aid and, instead, fled the crash site.
Afterward, law enforcement blocked the northbound and southbound connectors from Highway 94 to the 15 Freeway as part of the ongoing investigation. As of now, CHP has assumed authority over the case.
We extend our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of the pedestrian woman during this difficult time.
Hit-and-run incidences should not be taken lightly. Fleeing the scene of a crash is considered a cowardly, criminal act that can result in severe punishment. Based on this information, the male Chevy driver will be held responsible for causing the wreck that led to injuries and one fatality.
In the case of a hit-and-run accident, the family members of the deceased victim will have the legal rights to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, funeral expenses, or tragic loss.
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.