1 Dead in El Cajon Pedestrian Accident on Kumeyaay Highway
EL CAJON, CA (August 24, 2020) – Sunday morning, a pedestrian died in a crash on Kumeyaay Highway in El Cajon.
The fatal crash occurred just before 3:30 a.m. on westbound Kumeyaay (8) Highway, east of Mollison Avenue in El Cajon.
According to reports, at least two vehicles struck the pedestrian. Afterward, one of these cars, probably a four-door sedan, suffered major damage to its left side.
By 4:58 a.m., authorities requested a coroner’s office representative to the crash scene.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the fatal crash on Kumeyaay Highway. Once additional details become available, the public will be informed.
Our deepest thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased victims. We at Sweet Lawyers wish them strength and comfort during this difficult time.
Next Steps after Accident near Green Avenue
According to NHTSA reports, the average age of pedestrians killed in traffic crashes was 47.
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” reminds Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you have lost a family member in a tragic auto accident, reach out to our team of seasoned and highly qualified wrongful death lawyers. During this time, there are many questions and legal decisions that need to be made. Furthermore, our litigators at the Sweet Lawyers understand your situation. Also, we can help provide you with unmatched legal representation. Moreover, our goal is to help the families of victims acquire justice and the maximum settlement. For more details, call our hotline today at (800) 674 7852.