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San Marcos, CA – Helen Gomez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Smilax Rd

San Marcos, CA (April 19, 2019) – 61-year-old Helen Gomez was killed in a hit-and-run on Smilax Road in San Marcos. The crash happened on April 15th.

Reports claim that Helen Gomez was walking her dog when she struck by a car that immediately left the scene. Helen Gomez was rushed to Palomar Hospital, where she later succumbed to her injuries.

Authorities are currently searching for the driver who is believed to be driving a silver car with a damaged front bumper, grill, and hood.

We send our condolences to the victim and their family members involved in this incident.

California Car Accidents

Since 2013, the rate of California auto accidents has increased by 28%. Disturbingly enough, 40% of California motorists have admitted to using cellular devices while operating a vehicle. In total, California contributes at least 12% of the nation’s auto deaths.

San Marcos, CA - Helen Gomez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Smilax RdHowever, many of these tragedies are avoidable. Drivers who are preoccupied with their cellular devices, radios, or other distractions pose serious threats to other motorists. The negligence of an irresponsible driver can result in severe personal injury or worse for you or your loved one. If you find yourself the victim of someone’s recklessness, contact a professional Calfornia car accident lawyer.

The Los Angeles Injury Group is dedicated to obtaining the compensation you deserve. No client of ours should suffer physically, mentally, or financially due to someone’s negligence. Our team of dedicated lawyers will help win justice for your pain and suffering. If you or a loved are in need of a Calfornia car accident lawyer, contact the Los Angeles Injury Group at 310-954-7248.

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