Complete Encinitas, CA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Encinitas result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After an Encinitas crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When an Encinitas accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after an Encinitas wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Encinitas Fire & Rescue Department;

San Diego County Sheriff’s Office - Encinitas;

Encinitas major regional hospitals include Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas;

San Diego County Superior Court;

Encinitas real-time traffic report;

California State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after an Encinitas accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, an Encinitas personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how an Encinitas accident lawyer helps injured victims.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sat, 02/10/2024 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian struck and killed by a train near the intersection of Chesterfield Drive and San Elijo Avenue in Encinitas, California
Sat, 01/13/2024 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian struck and killed by a freight train near the intersection of Vulcan Avenue and D Street in Encinitas, California
Tue, 12/19/2023 Car Accident Woman died after her vehicle crashed into a retaining wall on Via Cantebria in Encinitas, California
Fri, 11/10/2023 Car Accident 52-year-old driver died after hitting a tree off of North Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas, California
Wed, 11/08/2023 Pedestrian Accident 37-year-old pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle on El Camino Real in Encinitas, California
Sun, 11/05/2023 Motorcycle Accident 17-year-old motorcyclist died after crashing into a telephone pole on Encinitas Boulevard in Encinitas, California
Thu, 06/22/2023 Car Accident Brodee Champlain-Kingman struck and killed by a van while riding his e-bike at South El Camino Real and Santa Fe Avenue in Encinitas, California
Sun, 04/24/2022 Car Accident Nine sent to hospital when car fleeing police makes illegal turn, strikes two other vehicles at Encinitas Boulevard and Via Cantebria in Encinitas, California
Sat, 11/28/2020 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist killed in collision on Leucadia Boulevard in Encinitas, California
Sat, 09/12/2020 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian killed in collision on S. Coast Highway 101 in Encinitas, California
Tue, 08/14/2018 Pedestrian Accident One person killed in hit-and-run collision on Interstate 5 in Encinitas, California
Sat, 12/23/2017 Pedestrian Accident Man killed in pedestrian collision with alleged hit-and-run driver Alexander Vasquez, 24, on Balour Drive at San Andrade Drive in Encinitas, California
Fri, 04/07/2017 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Christopher Allen Isaacs, 24, killed in collision involving semi truck on Interstate 5 in Encinitas, California
Sun, 08/14/2016 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist seriously injured in collision with hit-and-run driver on Leucadia Boulevard in Encinitas, California
Sun, 12/20/2015 Car Accident David Michael Elmore, 29, Shun Yang, 23, and Manlin Yang, 24, dead after high-speed wrong-way crash on I-5 in Encinitas, California