Teen Pedestrian Hospitalized After Being Struck by Vehicle on East Washington Avenue and Waterloo Avenue in El Cajon

Teen Pedestrian Hospitalized After Being Struck by Vehicle on East Washington Avenue and Waterloo Avenue in El Cajon

ON April 09, 2018

Pedestrian teen football player in critical condition ensuing car accident in El Cajon

According to an article from NBC San Diego, on Monday, April 2 2018, at about 8:00 p.m., a pedestrian was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle on the intersection of East Washington Avenue and Waterloo Avenue in the city of El Cajon.

In addition, the article stated that three teen students of Granite Hills High School crossed an unmarked crosswalk on the intersection of East Washington Avenue and Waterloo Avenue when a white Toyota Rav4 was traveling down the road and hit one student.  The driver of the Toyota pulled over and was cooperating with officials, as stated by the article. Moreover, the vehicle was driving at about 45-50 mph and sent the victim some 30 feet away from the point of impact, as stated by the report.

Paramedics arrived and transported the pedestrian to Sharp Memorial Hospital.  The victim’s identity was not released in the news report.

Additionally, the scene of the accident was closed and blocked off to the public, reported the news.

Currently, this incident is under review in an ongoing investigation by the authorities, and further details will be reviewed and released to the public as it is determined.

Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.

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