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Woman dies after being hit by vehicle in Cardiff

Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)
September 14, 2020
A woman was struck and killed by a vehicle along South Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas on Sept. 12, authorities reported.

Train strikes, kills man at Leucadia intersection in Encinitas

Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)
October 30, 2019
A man was hit and killed by an Amtrak train Wednesday morning, Oct. 30, in Leucadia, authorities reported.

Carlsbad crash injures 3, blocks traffic on Rancho Santa Fe Road

Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)
July 1, 2019
Three people were hospitalized June 29 after a serious collision at Rancho Santa Fe Road and Camino Junipero in Carlsbad. Drug intoxication may have been a factor in the crash, police reported.

Deputies save driver before train collides with vehicle in Encinitas

December 31, 2017
Sheriff’s deputies rescued a suspected drunken driver before a train collided with the driver’s car late Saturday, Dec. 30, at E Street and South Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas, authorities reported.

Train hits, kills pedestrian in Encinitas, authorities report

October 30, 2016
A female pedestrian was killed Oct. 29 when she was hit by an Amtrak train near Vulcan Avenue in Encinitas, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department reported.

Sheriff’s deputy saves woman from burning car in Encinitas

A Honda Civic burns on Manchester Avenue at San Elijo Lagoon in Encinitas early Oct. 23. Sheriff's Deputy Steve Gusman is credited with saving the life of a driver trapped in the car. (San Diego County Sheriff's Department photo)
October 25, 2016
A San Diego County sheriff’s deputy is credited with saving a driver from a burning car early Oct. 23 along Manchester Avenue in Encinitas, authorities said.

Men injured in Encinitas fall were playing Pokemon Go, Sheriff’s Department confirms

Smartphone game based on animation franchise is leading to accidents, authorities report
July 14, 2016
Two men had to be rescued July 13 from the coastal bluffs of Encinitas after falling while playing the popular smartphone game Pokemon Go, the San Diego County Sheriff’s North Coastal Station has confirmed.

Drunken driving suspected in San Marcos crash injuring two

June 1, 2015

A collision involving suspected drunken driving resulted in serious injuries May 31 in San Marcos, authorities reported. The incident happened at about 7:30 p.m. when a 60-year-old woman driving a Toyota...

Woman injured in collision with bicycle at Camino Del Mar

June 1, 2015

An El Segundo woman visiting the area with her husband was seriously injured May 31 when she was hit by a bicyclist in Del Mar, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department reported. At 1:37 p.m., the...

Sprinter train collides with truck in Oceanside

July 29, 2014

A Sprinter train struck a Ford F-150 truck July 28 in Oceanside, authorities reported. According to the Sheriff’s Department, the non-injury collision occurred near the 1100 block of Oceanside Boulevard...

Motorcyclist severely injured in Encinitas crash

July 8, 2014

A 37-year-old man was severely injured July 6 in a motorcycle crash on South Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department reported. The rider was ejected from the motorcycle...

Motorcyclist dies in crash

October 8, 2012

A motorcyclist died in a crash Oct. 7 on South Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas, the Sheriff’s Department reported. At about 12:26 p.m., three male motorcyclists in their early 20s were traveling southbound...

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