The Deadliest Year for the Hit-and-Run?
Have hit-and-run accidents become a serious problem in the San Diego area? At the beginning of the summer, we told you about recent data suggesting that San Diego County is experiencing increasing incidents of deadly hit-and-run crashes. By June of 2014, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) catalogued more than 17,000 of these dangerous collisions. Those accidents resulted in 60 fatalities, and left more than 7,000 seriously injured.
Are pedestrian fatalities becoming the norm in Southern California? According to a recent story from NBC San Diego, deadly hit-and-run accidents continue to happen in our area.