3 Injured in Escondido Car Accident on Bear Valley Parkway near Encino Drive
Escondido, California (December 1, 2019) - Three people were hospitalized after a head-on collision in Escondido Friday afternoon, authorities said.
The accident took place just after 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 29 on Bear Valley Parkway near Encino Drive.
According to the authorities, a 40-year-old man was driving a Ford Explorer southbound on Bear Valley Parkway when for an unknown reason, the Ford collided head-on with a southbound SUV that was heading northbound.
The driver of the Ford suffered critical injuries and was transported to a hospital. The driver of the SUV and his female passenger were also taken to the hospital with major injuries.
Alcohol or drugs were not considered a factor in the crash.
The accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the accident is urged to contact police at 760-839-4482.