[05-24-2021] San Diego County, CA – One Person Injured After a Pedestrian Accident in Middletown

One unidentified person was seriously hurt after a pedestrian accident in the Middletown area on Monday morning, May 24.

[05-24-2021] San Diego County, CA - One Person Injured After a Pedestrian Accident in MiddletownThe accident happened around 6:45 a.m. on the Pacific Highway near West Laurel Street, just east of the San Diego International Airport.

A motorcyclist struck the pedestrian near the intersection for unclear reasons. The circumstances leading up to the accident have not been established. The motorcyclist remained at the scene and willingly cooperated with authorities.

The pedestrian sustained head trauma and serious injuries from the accident. The victim was taken to UC San Diego Medical Center for treatment.

Local authorities are further investigating the case. They will attempt to determine the factors and the liability in the accident.

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Pedestrian Accident Statistics

Pedestrian accidents often lead to severe injuries and even death to those unlucky enough to be involved in such an accident. Common injuries resulting from pedestrian accidents are head trauma like concussions or brain bleeds, traumatic brain injuries, and many other debilitating injuries.

California is one of the leading states when it comes to pedestrian accidents. The golden state has a pedestrian fatality that is almost 25% higher than the national average.

In 2018 alone, approximately 893 pedestrians were killed, and more than 14,000 were injured in California. Pedestrian accidents are typically caused by distracted driving, speeding, intoxicated drivers, and drivers failing to yield the right way.

Personal Injury Attorney for Victims of Pedestrian Accidents in San Diego

Sustaining injuries from a pedestrian accident can be quite challenging to deal with. After all, it can potentially disrupt all aspects of the victim’s life, such as family, work, and finances.

The victims may be left in a vulnerable position if they face their case alone. While waiting for the official investigation results, the victims are encouraged to pursue a personal injury claim with their attorney’s assistance. Through the personal injury claim, attorneys can negotiate with insurance companies on behalf of their clients to ensure that they will be fairly compensated.

If you have a nagging suspicion that someone is to blame for your spouse or family member’s death or injury, contact Arash Law. We have the resources you need to pursue justice for wrongful death and the experience to ensure that you get fair compensation.

We’re conveniently located throughout California, with offices in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco, Riverside, Orange County, and San Diego. We are more than happy to visit you at your home or office—call (888) 488-1391 for a Free Consultation with a California personal injury attorney.

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