[10-25-2021] San Diego County, CA – Three People Injured After Car Crashes into a Towed Boat in Chula Vista

Three people were injured after their vehicle crashed into a boat that fell off a trailer in Chula Vista on Monday morning, October 25.

[10-25-2021] San Diego County, CA - Three People Injured After Car Crashes into a Towed BoatThe accident transpired at approximately 12:30 a.m. on Interstate 5, north of Chula Vista’s Palomar Street.

A 2004 Mercedes-Benz E320 struck a 30-foot boat that fell off a tractor-trailer. Emergency personnel later arrived at the scene and found the boat and the Mercedes that was severely damaged.

The trailer’s driver towing the ship did not stop to render aid and continued to drive away from the scene.

Two people inside the vehicle were seriously injured in the crash. They were immediately taken to UCSD Medical center for treatment.

The identities of the involved parties have not been disclosed. Local authorities are actively looking for the hit-and-run driver.

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Hit-and-Run Car Accident Statistics

Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of bodily injury in the United States. Every year, almost 2 million individuals are wounded in car accidents. Every year, nearly 200,000 people are harmed in California alone.

A hit-and-run driver was engaged in this case. Leaving the site of an automobile accident is a crime in and of itself. Following an accident, all people involved must remain at the scene and await the arrival of local authorities.

According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), 2,049 persons were murdered in hit-and-run accidents in 2016, representing a 60% rise from 2009. Hit-and-runs caused over 5% of traffic deaths. Intoxication, driving without a license, and the fear of being arrested are common reasons why hit-and-run drivers escape the scene.

San Diego County Hit-and-Run Accident Attorneys

Being injured by another driver in a car accident is never easy. Still, if the other motorist doesn’t even bother to stop, accept responsibility, and provide aid, it makes the situation that much more difficult.

Many victims of hit-and-run accidents don’t realize that even though the at-fault driver disappears, they are still likely to be entitled to compensation for the medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering incurred.

Our personal injury attorneys from Arash Law will actively defend the rights and interests of their clients while also making sure that the negligent party is held accountable.

Suppose you or someone you care about has been injured in a hit-and-run accident. In that case, you must engage the professional legal services of an experienced California hit-and-run attorney today. To schedule a free consultation with the best hit and run lawyer in the area, call Arash Law at (888) 488-1391.

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