Thomas Royden ID’d as Man Killed in San Diego Car Crash at Carmel Valley Road and El Camino Real

Thomas Royden Killed in Car Accident at Carmel Valley Road and El Camino Real in San Diego


San Diego, California (October 7, 2019) – A man who was killed in a two-vehicle collision on Sunday night has been identified as an 81-year-old Thomas Royden of Del Mar.

According to a local news report, the accident happened at about 9:40 p.m. October 6, at the intersection of Carmel Valley Road and El Camino Real.

Royden was riding in an SUV when a tow-truck ran a red light and T-boned the passenger side of their vehicle.

Royden suffered serious injuries and was rushed to Scripps Memorial. Sadly, he died while undergoing treatment.

The SUV driver was hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

The driver of the tow truck stayed at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

No additional information regarding the incident was provided.

The crash is under active investigation.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.