SANTEE, CA – The San Diego Sheriff’s Department has reported a single fatality resulting from a vehicle vs. bicycle accident last Monday afternoon.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Mission Gorge Road and Fanita Drive at about 3:45 p.m., according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Investigators say the male bicycle sustained a traumatic head injury and was rushed to a nearby hospital where he died a short time later. No further information with regard to his identity has been released.
No details on the driver involved or if they will face any charges as a result of the crash have been made available at this time. We will continue to monitor his developing story and provide any pertinent updates should they be released.
Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.
Ross Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.
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