One Person Injured In Sacramento Hit-And-Run Car Accident By Stockton Boulevard and Gerber Road
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (January 11, 2020) – One person was injured in a hit-and-run car accident near the intersection of Stockton Boulevard and Gerber Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 5:35 p.m. on Wednesday. For reasons that remain under investigation two vehicles collided in the intersection which injured one person.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help all of the victims. One of the drivers fled the scene and is currently being pursued by police.
An investigation into the collision remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Sacramento Hit-And-Run Car Accidents
It is illegal to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Any person that is injured due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A Sacramento Hit-And-Run Car Accident
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