SAN DIEGO, CA – Police have identified a third victim of a deadly head-on crash in Mission Beach over the weekend.
According to Fox 5, Suzanne Thompson, 59, of Nevada was a passenger in the Kia that was struck head-on by a Ford SUV heading the wrong-way on Mission Avenue.
Police say that prior to the crash, the Ford’s driver, 62-year-old Andrew Small, suffered a medical emergency, causing him to lose control of his vehicle and drift into the oncoming lanes. Small and his 70-year-old wife were also killed in the crash.
The condition of the Kia’s driver is not mentioned in the report.
If you were involved in a car accident on San Diego roads, there are several important steps to take afterward to ensure your safety and your ability to secure compensation from the at-fault party. First, pull over and begin collect evidence, such as photos and videos, from the scene. Next, you should make sure all the occupants of your vehicle are all right and contact emergency responders. Be sure to seek medical attention if you suffered injuries as a result of the crash. Finally, contact the premier San Diego car accident lawyers from HHJ Trial Attorneys to discuss your legal options with a seasoned attorney today. We can be reached online or by phone at 1-888-50-LAWFIRM.