Bicyclist Critically Injured In Lodi Car Accident Along Hutchins Street and Century Boulevard
LODI, CALIFORNIA (June 30, 2020) – A bicyclist has sustained serious injuries in a car accident by Hutchins Street and Century Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 1:00 p.m. near the Century Assembly. For reasons that remain under investigation a car struck the bicyclist and knocked them to the ground.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. The bicyclist was taken to the hospital with major injuries.
Liability In Lodi Bicycle Accidents
All drivers have a legal obligation to take measures in order to avoid pedestrians and bicyclists. According to California Vehicle Code 21200, “A person riding a bicycle or operating a pedicab upon a highway has all the rights and is subject to all the provisions applicable to the driver of a vehicle by this division, including, but not limited to, provisions concerning driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages or drugs, and by Division 10.” Victims of bicycle accidents tend to suffer very serious and costly injuries. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Lodi Bicycle Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.