Bryan Alba Killed in Poway
The San Diego Sheriff’s Department is investigating a deadly pedestrian accident that occurred in Poway on Friday evening.
The incident took place on January 21st at 7:15 p.m. on Community Road.
34-year-old Bryan Alba was reportedly crossing the 13000 block when he was struck by a pickup truck.
The involved driver stopped at the scene to call 911.
Alba was taken via ambulance to Palomar Medical Center in Escondido but sadly died at the hospital shortly after.
Investigators are actively working to determine fault.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Bryan Alba.
According to statistics, there was a 26% increase in pedestrian deaths in California from 2014-2018.
In addition, California’s pedestrian fatality rate is about 25% higher than the national average.
Tips for pedestrians:
- Always be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid distractions (use of headphones, cell phone)
- Obey traffic laws & signals
- Always use crosswalk
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.