San Diego, CA (September 20, 2023) – After receiving reports of a head-on accident on State Route 76 at Pala Mission Road, CHP officers arrived on the scene.
A Vista man was traveling east on SR-76 near Pala Mission Road at about midnight on Wednesday, September 20. Meanwhile, another man was driving a white Toyota Rav-4 in the westbound lanes of SR-76 when the two drivers collided.
Caltrans, San Diego County Sheriffs, and emergency medical services personnel all arrived at the scene shortly thereafter. A 59-year-old female passenger in the Toyota was also declared dead at the site, while the Nissan’s driver suffered significant but non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital.
The investigation is still ongoing at this time, and it’s unclear if citations or charges will be filed.
Get in touch with our San Diego personal injury attorneys at Leiva Law Firm if you’ve sustained injuries in a local accident through no fault of your own.