Early this morning, a San Diego pedestrian was fatally hit by a vehicle. The incident is a confirmed hit-and-run, as investigators are in search for the driver of the vehicle. This accident occurred on the 5900 block of Albemarle Street just before 7:30 a.m. per KUSI News. The lanes are shut down for police to investigate and determine the vehicle’s make/model.
California is among the top states for pedestrian accidents with over 20,000 serious injuries and nearly 2,000 deaths each year. California pedestrian injuries are usually caused by distracted drivers. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers send our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the pedestrian. It is crucial for victims and or the family of the victims to seek legal representation to recover compensation. If you or a loved one have been injured in a pedestrian accident, please contact one of our pedestrian injury lawyers for a free case consultation.