Pedestrian Injured In De Mar Car Accident On Carmel Valley Road In The Torrey Highlands
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA (June 30, 2020) – A 62-year-old pedestrian injured in a car accident along Carmel Valley Road by Camino Del Sur.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 8:15 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a car hit the pedestrian leaving him with serious injuries.
The driver of the vehicle involved in the accident remained at the scene. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
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All drivers should take measures in order to avoid hitting pedestrians even when those pedestrians are outside of marked crosswalks. According to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle approaching a pedestrian within any marked or unmarked crosswalk shall exercise all due care and shall reduce the speed of the vehicle or take any other action relating to the operation of the vehicle as necessary to safeguard the safety of the pedestrian.” Victims of pedestrian accidents often suffer very serious and costly injuries. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal rights are.
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