One Person Injured In San Jose Hit-And-Run Car Accident Along Highway 101 By Story Road
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (April 22, 2020) – One person was injured in a hit-and-run car accident on Highway 101 by the Story Road off-ramp.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 12:12 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a wheel came off a vehicle and hit another driver.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. An investigation int the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In San Jose Hit-And-Run Car Accidents
Nearly 36,000 are killed every year in car accidents. Many of those accidents involve tires coming off vehicles. This can happen for a variety of reasons including:
- Faulty lug nuts
- Improperly secured bolts
- Defective tires
- Hitting road debris
Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal rights are.
Investigating A San Jose Hit-And-Run Car Accident
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