Ashley Kay, 21; and Man Killed in Car Accident on Wildcat Canyon Road
LAKESIDE (September 27, 2018) – Two were killed and one was seriously injured after a traffic collision on Wildcat Canyon Road Thursday morning, according to NBC San Diego and CBS 8.
The accident was reported at about 6:30 a.m., just north of Willow Road.
As per the reports, California Highway Patrol said a Honda Accord was allegedly traveling at a high rate of speed south on Wildcat Canyon Road when at the same time a Porsche SUV was going north.
The Honda swerved to the outside curb of the road and its driver then apparently over-corrected. The Accord went into the path of the Porsche, causing the two to ultimately collide head-on.
Woman, 43, Seriously Injured in Wildcat Canyon Crash
CHP affirmed that the Honda was split in half upon impact, and its two occupants were ejected in the process despite wearing their seat belts. A 53-year-old El Cajon man died at the scene while a 21-year-old El Cajon woman was flown to Sharp Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
One of the deceased parties have been identified as Ashley Kay.
Meanwhile, the 43-year-old Santee woman driving the SUV was rushed to Sharp Memorial to be treated for major injuries. Her name and condition at this time remained unknown.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information can call 619-401-2000.
Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer
Based on the news reports, the driver of the Honda Accord will be held liable for the tragic crash. The motorist was allegedly speeding prior to the wreck. Authorities will continue to investigate and determine whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, and whether or not there was any mechanical issue with the Honda at the time. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by both vehicles such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
The surviving family of the deceased and the injured and deemed not responsible for the collision may possess the right to pursue a wrongful death and personal injury lawsuit seeking a recompense for the funeral costs, hospital bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and loss of love and companionship.
Contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with our experienced San Diego County wrongful death and personal injury lawyer for a free case consultation at 855-703-4186.
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