Escondido Vehicle Collision


Just after 10 p.m. this evening the driver of a black Honda sedan was traveling west at a high rate of speed on East El Norte Parkway, Escondido when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed ending upside down in the front yard of 571 E. El Norte Parkway. It appeared no one was home at the time of the incident. It is suspected that the driver may possibly have been racing. The driver sustained major injuries and had to be extricated from the wreckage by Escondido Fire/Paramedics who had to use the Jaws of Life. He was Transported to Palomar Medical Center ER. His status is unknown at this time. It is also unknown if alcohol and or drugs were a factor in this incident. The accident is under further investigation by the Escondido Police Department and no further information is available at this time.