Pedestrian Suffers Head Trauma after Crash on Imperial Beach Boulevard
IMPERIAL BEACH, CA (August 11, 2019) – A woman suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash on Imperial Beach Boulevard, Sunday evening.
According to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, the incident happened shortly after 8:15 PM. The victim attempted to cross south on Imperial Beach Boulevard near 12th Street. Then, a vehicle struck and knocked her down.
Emergency responders rushed the victim to a nearby hospital after she suffered from head trauma. Her current condition remains unknown. Meanwhile, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
It is unknown whether or not the woman attempted to cross in a marked crosswalk at the time of the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
When behind the wheel, keep an eye out for pedestrians, cyclists, or any other vehicles on the road. As a pedestrian, use a marked crosswalk and watch out for incoming vehicles. By staying alert, you can reduce the chances of a serious accident.
If you or a loved has suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident, reach out to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. With over 40 years in the field, we know what it takes to protect your legal rights. Call our offices today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. Also, you can reach us through email, online chat, and text message 24 hours a day/7 days a week.