Elderly Hurt in Hit-and-Run Accident on Rancho Santa Fe Road and Rue De Valle
SAN MARCOS, CA (January 10, 2022) — An old man suffered injuries in a hit-and-run on Rancho Santa Fe Road on Wednesday, January 5.
According to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, an 86-year-old walked across the 500 block of Rancho Santa Fe Road. Then a black extended-cab Chevrolet 1500 traveling northbound hit him just after 7:00 a.m.
Following the incident, the motorist continued driving and left the scene. Paramedics took the elderly man to a hospital for treatment of serious head trauma.
A surveillance camera captured photos of the truck. Detectives said it’s a black 2010 to 2013 pickup truck with an extended cab. It has a damaged side mirror on the passenger side as a part came off when the crash happened.
Anyone with information about the incident can contact San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
If you ever get involved in a road accident, do not leave the area. Call the authorities and wait for the arrival of the police. By being careful while driving and following traffic rules, you can keep yourself and others safe on the road.
If you sustained injuries in a hit-and-run accident, the time to file a personal injury case is now. A personal injury attorney from The Law Offices of Daniel Kim can help you get the financial compensation you deserve. We strive to help all accident victims get fair compensation for their pain and suffering. Our experienced team of attorneys can guide you through the process and fight for you when it’s time to make your claim. Call us today at (800) 895-7199 for a free consultation. If you are a family member of the victims involved in this accident, we can help you request a police report.