San Diego County, CA: Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash
San Diego County, California (February 16, 2018): A pedestrian was killed in a fatal hit-and-run crash in El Cajon early yesterday morning, Thursday, February 15, 2018. The female victim has not yet been identified and information remains limited while authorities continue to investigate the incident.
The collision reportedly occurred just after 4:00 a.m. in the 1000 block of South Sunshine Avenue in El Cajon. Authorities were alerted to the incident by a phone call reporting the presence of a body in the road and paramedics were swiftly dispatched to the scene. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital and was officially pronounced dead shortly after her arrival.
Police are searching for the vehicle involved in the crash. No description of the vehicle has been provided, but anyone with information should contact authorities immediately.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of the deceased. We are all truly sorry for your heartbreaking loss, and our thoughts and prayers are with you during this devastating time. The pain experienced in the aftermath of such a tragic loss can quickly feel unbearable. It is important for victims to know that they may be entitled to recourse under the laws of California.
If someone you love was killed in a motor vehicle crash, you may be legally entitled to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses. Find out more by calling the Los Angeles Injury Group at 310-954-7248 to schedule a free consultation about your case with one of our skilled and dedicated wrongful death attorneys.