Police Search for Suspect in Collision on Euclid Avenue
San Diego, CA (August 13, 2021) – On Wednesday, a 51-year-old woman sustained injuries in a hit-and-run collision on Euclid Avenue.
The accident took place at about 8:56 p.m. at the 1700 block area.
Reports said the victim was pushing an empty wheelchair when a red car struck her and immediately fled the scene.
Rescuers took her to a hospital with a broken leg.
Meanwhile, the authorities are searching for the suspect. They request anyone with information about the crash to call San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
Meanwhile, here are some things that we can do to avoid accidents that could result in serious injuries. As a driver, don’t speed.Always follow the speed limit and never use your phone; always be cautious of your surroundings.
Pedestrian Accidents Could Result to Injuries
As a result, pedestrian accidents have also spiked in popularity, so has the risk of pedestrian accidents.
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
This type of accident, more often than not, can be avoided.
A common cause of these unfortunate incidents includes drivers speeding. Similarly, motorists who speed do not have enough reaction time to stop or yield for us injuries.
– First, always avoid dangerous behaviors: always walk on the sidewalk (no jaywalking), stay sober, and make eye contact with drivers, don’t assume the driver can see you.
– Then, closely look before you step: cross streets at marked crosswalks/intersections. In addition, obey traffic signals, and watch for turning vehicles.
Remember to hire an experienced personal injury attorney from Sweet Lawyers if you or a loved one has been injured in a pedestrian accident.
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