“Pedestrian vs. Vehicle Collision”
NATIONAL CITY, CALIFORNIA (March 11, 2017) – A 16-year-old pedestrian was involved in a vehicle crash at the intersection of Grove and Newell Streets Saturday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol. (map)
The incident occurred at 11:54 a.m. An altercation between the 16-year-old and two female occupants in a BMW convertible commenced. The vehicle drove off as the 16-year-old held onto the vehicle. the teen was dragged several feet before being ran over. The pedestrian sustained injuries, however, the severity of the injuries are unknown.
The 16-year-old was transported to to UC San Diego Medical Center for treatment. The driver of the BMW convertible fled the scene. An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the incident.
“According to experts drivers are responsible the majority of the time for pedestrian accidents. These collisions occur when drivers are careless and fail to yield in a crosswalk or when they turn right on a red light without looking out for a pedestrian,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a California pedestrian accident and personal injury law firm.”
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