1 Injured in La Mesa Pedestrian Accident on Grossmont Center Drive at Center Drive

Pedestrian Hit and Injured by Car at Grossmont Center Drive at Center Drive in La Mesa


La Mesa, California (January 8, 2020) –  A pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a car in La Mesa on Tuesday night, January 7, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The pedestrian happened on Grossmont Center Drive at Center Drive at about 6:15 p.m.

La Mesa police said a man was walking in a crosswalk when he was hit by a 2004 Nissan SUV that was making a turn onto Grossmont Center from Center Drive.

The unidentified pedestrian was seriously injured in the accident and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The driver of the car, a 41-year-old Poway resident was arrested on suspicion of DUI.

No other information was provided.                                    

An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is ongoing.

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.