Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Garbage Truck
Last week, a pedestrian was fatally hit by a garbage truck off of Interstate 8 in the Midway District of San Diego. According to ABC Channel 10 News, the incident happened at about 4:45 a.m. on the westbound off-ramp to Rosecrans Street.
Very few details have been released about this fatal crash, but initial reports indicate that the garbage truck driver tried to slow down when he saw the pedestrian. An additional two cars following the garbage truck also struck the pedestrian. Law enforcement officials report that this can be a dangerous area for pedestrians, especially at night. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members and friends of the deceased pedestrian.