Pedestrian Suffers Serious Injuries after Hit by Sedan on 805 Freeway in Mission Valley
MISSION VALLEY, CA (January 17, 2022) – A man was seriously injured in a pedestrian accident on 805 Freeway in Mission Valley on Wednesday morning.
The accident happened around 8:00 a.m. on January 12, at the 8 Freeway interchange. According to the California Highway Patrol, the man attempted to cross the freeway from the center divider when a red sedan struck him.
Paramedics arrived and found the man with an open head fracture, but still had a pulse. They rushed him to a hospital in an unknown condition.
It is unclear the involved driver has stayed after the crash.
CHP officials are still trying to determine whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash. An investigation is ongoing.
Distracted driving and speeding are just few causes of pedestrian accidents. To minimize the dangers on the road, pay attention, scan the roads while driving and prepare yourself to yield. Also, pedestrians should be vigilant of their surroundings to maximize their safety. In addition, always manage your speed and follow traffic rules at all times.
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