SAN DIEGO, CA – One person is dead after a rollover crash in San Diego on Thursday morning.
According to Fox 5, the crash occurred around 9:00am at the intersection of Eastgate Mall and Town Centre Drive. The driver of an SUV ran a red light and collided with another vehicle, which caused the SUV to overturn.
The driver of the SUV was pronounce dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a local hospital where they are being treated for critical injuries.
If you were involved in a motor vehicle accident on San Diego roads, the steps you take in the moments afterward are crucial when you decide to file a claim or lawsuit. You should pull to a safe part of the roadway first. This action will protect you and your vehicle from a second collision. If anyone is hurt, contact emergency services right away. Once everyone is accounted for, you should begin to gather evidence at the scene and exchange contact and insurance information with any other drivers involved. Next, contact local authorities to file an official accident report before anyone leaves the scene. Lastly, contact an experienced La Jolla car accident lawyer from HHJ Trial Attorneys to find out if your case is eligible for financial compensation. We can be reached through our online contact form or by phone at 619-INJURED.