SAN DIEGO, CA – One pedestrian is injured after being hit by a vehicle in San Diego on Sunday evening.
According to the Times of San Diego, the crash occurred around 11:30pm near the 1400 block of Rigel Street. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene. The victim was taken to a local hospital where they are being treated for a fractured pelvis.
An investigation into the crash is ongoing.
Your actions in the time following an accident can affect not only your health, but also your ability to secure compensation for your injuries, damaged property, pain and suffering, and more. Before you do anything else, make sure everyone inside your vehicle is safe, then exchange contact information with the other driver. Contact emergency responders so that police can make an official report of the incident and paramedics can assess any injuries suffered as a result. Finally, contact a compassionate San Diego car accident lawyer from HHJ Trial Attorneys to discuss your legal options with a member of our legal team. We can be reached through our online contact form or by phone at 1-888-50-LAWFIRM.