Woman ID’d in Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision in San Diego
39-year-old Andrea Zerlina Salinas was the woman who was killed in a traffic accident on Monday in San Diego.
It was around 8:30 in the morning when the crash occurred near Regents Road.
Salinas was the driver of a Hyundai Elantra when she was struck by a Toyota Camry.
A 45-year-old man was driving the Camry when he lost control, causing the collision.
Sadly, Salinas was pronounced dead at the scene.
The male driver was transported to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla for treatment of unspecified injuries.
An active investigation remains underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Andrea Zerlina Salinas.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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