Hit-and-Run Crash Reported in Chula Vista

January 20, 2023

Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Chula Vista Crash

On January 18th, a hit-and-run pedestrian crash occurred in Chula Vista around 4:30 p.m.

News reports stated that the incident took place at F Street and Garrett Avenue.

A work truck reportedly struck a woman and fled the scene.

She sustained serious injuries and was rushed to the hospital for treatment.

A police officer witnessed the accident and provided medical aid to the victim until paramedics arrived. 

Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded. 

California has the highest pedestrian fatality rate which is 25% higher than the national average. 

Due to the vulnerability that pedestrians face on the road, it is important that they take the proper precaution. Below are some tips: 

  • Avoid distractions (headphones, use of cell phone)
  • Be aware of your surroundings 
  • Adhere to all traffic laws & signals 
  • Always use the crosswalk 

If you or a loved one has fallen victim to a pedestrian crash, contact Avian Law Group today. You can reach our firm at (888) 231-3513.

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