Elderly Woman Seriously Injured in Pedestrian Collision on Clairemont Drive

SAN DIEGO, CA (June 17, 2022) – Thursday morning, a woman was severely injured in a pedestrian accident on Clairemont Drive.

According to San Diego Police, the crash happened shortly after 8:00 a.m., in the 3500 block of Clairemont Drive.

Investigators said a southbound 2004 Ford F-150 struck the pedestrian crossing the street. Eventually, paramedics arrived at the scene and transported the victim to a hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

The identity of the injured woman remains unavailable, although officials believed she was in her 60s to 70s. At this time, San Diego officials continue to investigate the pedestrian crash.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re crossing the street, do so at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of the conditions of the road, you can help prevent an unforeseen accident and keep yourself and others safe.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the personal injury attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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