Pedestrian Injured In Redlands Car Accident on Colton Avenue by Lincoln Street
REDLANDS, CALIFORNIA (January 12, 2021) – A pedestrian was seriously injured in a car accident near the intersection of Colton Avenue and Lincoln Street.
Redlands police officials are saying that the collision took place around 6:30 p.m. on January 10th. A woman was trying to cross the roadway when she was struck by a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. She was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
She sustained facial fractures and numerous other injuries.
Liability In Redlands Pedestrian Accidents
All drivers are supposed to exercise due care in order to avoid hitting pedestrians in the roadway. 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.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may be able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Redlands Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.