1 Dead in El Cajon Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 8 near W Main Street
EL CAJON, CA (March 15, 2023) – Monday night, a person died in a tragic pedestrian crash on Interstate 8 near W Main Street.
The incident occurred just after 8:20 p.m. on westbound Interstate 8 near W Main Street.
According to reports, a man walked into the path of a driver as the vehicle attempted to change lanes.
As a result, the authorities declared the pedestrian dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, a 44-year-old male driver sustained minor injuries in the crash. Thus, responders took him to Sharp Memorial Hospital.
At this time, the authorities do not suspect that the driver has been under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
It’s still unknown if the pedestrian was under the influence of drugs or alcohol during the incident. Also, the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office hasn’t disclosed the identity of the deceased.
Meanwhile, the CHP officials continue to investigate the crash. Also, the events that led to the crash remained unclear.
Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After Tragic Pedestrian Crash on Interstate 8
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Interstate 8 near W Main Street can help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.