Woman Injured in San Diego DUI Hit-and-Run at El Cajon Boulevard and 30th Street
SAN DIEGO (May 26, 2018) – One was injured after an alleged DUI hit-and-run crash in the area of El Cajon Boulevard and 30th Street late Friday night, according to FOX 5 News and On Scene TV.
The accident was reported at around 11:25 p.m. near Kansas Street in the North Park neighborhood.
Car Accident in San Diego’s North Park, May 25
As per the reports, San Diego police said a silver Ford sedan was struck by a red Kia sedan near 30th Street and El Cajon Boulevard. One of the cars involved rolled over as a result of the crash.
Paramedics responded to the scene and treated the female motorist in the Ford who suffered minor injuries following the wreck. The name of the victim was not immediately disclosed.
Meanwhile, police affirmed that the male driver of the Kia fled and initiated a foot pursuit down 30th Street. The suspect was later apprehended and arrested on suspicion of DUI and hit-and-run.
San Diego Personal Injury Lawyer
In this incident, it is evident that the driver of the Kia will be held fully responsible for causing the collision that injured the other motorist involved. The suspect is accused of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs which has corresponding criminal penalties as it is considered as a serious wrongdoing throughout the state.
Aside from DUI, the man also fled the scene after causing the accident. These two factors leave the woman driving the Ford a right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault individual.
The claim will include a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs and lost wages.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim of an auto accident caused by someone’s negligence and wrongdoing, we encourage you to speak with our San Diego personal injury lawyer at 855-703-4186 to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Call us for a free case consultation.
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