1 Hospitalized in Mission Valley Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 805 near Interstate 8
MISSION VALLEY, CA (January 13, 2022) – Wednesday, a man sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash on Interstate 805 near Interstate 8.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at around 8:00 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on Interstate 805 at the Interstate 8 interchange.
Reports revealed that a red sedan struck a male pedestrian attempting to cross the freeway from the center divider.
Moreover, officials rushed the victim to a hospital with an open head fracture.
Furthermore, CHP issued a SigAlert at around 8:30 a.m.
Shortly after, they blocked three left lanes of the interstate.
Meanwhile, the events leading to the crash remain under investigation.
May this incident be a reminder for all motorists to drive responsibly. Drivers should also keep in mind that distracted driving and speeding will lead to dangerous road accidents.
How To Proceed From a Mission Valley Pedestrian Crash
Driving is essential for many to move about in their lives. However, it is one of the most dangerous daily maneuvers. Thus, it is therefore important to know how to proceed in an accident.
On the AAA Foundation Website, chief executive officer Peter Kissinger repeatedly labeled the epidemic of motor vehicle-related accidents a “public health crisis.”
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious pedestrian accident cases may call for a separate investigation.
Moreover, it must be spearheaded by an experienced lawyer fighting on behalf of the injured party. A lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
If you or a loved one suffered serious injuries in a pedestrian crash, reach out to the attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Above all, our team is here to ensure your legal rights are safeguarded. Moreover, with over 40 decades in the field, we have the experience and the tools to win your case. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation. For your convenience, you can also reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message.