Pedestrian Injured In Arden-Arcade Car Accident By Greenwood Avenue and Marconi Avenue
ARDEN-ARCADE, CALIFORNIA (January 7, 2020) – A pedestrian was hit and injured in a car accident near the intersection of Greenwood Avenue and Marconi Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 7:25 p.m. on Wednesday. A car struck the pedestrian and knocked them to the ground.
Paramedics were called to the scene and took the victim to the hospital. They sustained major injuries including a broken right leg but are expected to survive.
An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Arden-Arcade Car Accidents
All drivers are expected to exercise due care in order to avoid hitting pedestrians. According to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection, except as otherwise provided in this chapter.” Even if the at fault driver does not have insurance victims may be able to seek justice through Prop 213. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating An Arden-Arcade Car Accident
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