Joseph Michael Jorge Jacoby Killed in Crash

February 28, 2023

San Diego Accident Results in Death of Pedestrian 

38-year-old Joseph Michael Jorge Jacoby was killed in a pedestrian accident in San Diego on February 14th.

The man was struck just minutes before 7 in the evening in the Mission Valley area. 

A vehicle hit Jacoby in the 4800 block of Pacific Highway for unknown reasons. 

Sadly, the victim died despite life-saving measures. 

The involved driver was the one who called for help.

An active investigation remains underway.

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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