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Woman Killed After Car Runs Red Light

San Diego, CA – A 40-year-old woman was struck and killed by a Tesla on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, around 8:30 a.m. The crash took place at the intersection of Othello Avenue and Convoy Street.  

According to police, a 39-year-old man driving a Tesla drove through a red light at Convoy Street and struck the pedestrian. The woman was taken to the hospital where she was later pronounced dead. The San Diego Police Department is investigating the cause of the accident.  

Pedestrian Accidents 

Over 6,000 pedestrians were killed in accidents last year. In this horrible accident, the family of the victim should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing: 

  • Vehicle blind spots  
  • Driving records  
  • Driver accident history   
  • Police accident report  
  • Any testing of driver for drugs or alcohol  
  • Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol  
  • Phone and texting records of the driver  
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident  
  • Timing of traffic signals 
  • Video from grocery store, gas stations, restaurant, or auto shop on this intersection 

Pedestrian Accident Attorneys 

As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in pedestrian accidents get the best result possible and have found some common causes of pedestrian accidents include: 

  • Distracted driving  
  • Failure to yield right of way  
  • Speeding  
  • Aggressive driving  
  • Inexperienced driving  
  • Fatigue  
  • Alcohol or drug involvement  
  • Backing up unsafely  

Our trusted and experienced pedestrian accident attorneys have helped thousands of people injured in pedestrian accidents get the best result possible. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.   

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   

Location of Crash – Othello Avenue and Convoy Street

Othello Avenue and Convoy Street

 

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