Pedestrian Injured In Weaverville Car Accident On State Route 299
WEAVERVILLE, CALIFORNIA (October 3, 2021) – A pedestrian was seriously injured in a car accident on State Route 99.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. For reasons that remain under investigation a car struck a pedestrian walking by the side of the roadway.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help the victims. They were taken to the hospital with major injuries.
A full investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Weaverville Pedestrian Accidents
Divers have legal responsibility to exercise due care in order to avoid hitting pedestrians. According to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle approaching a pedestrian within any marked or unmarked crosswalk shall exercise all due care and shall reduce the speed of the vehicle or take any other action relating to the operation of the vehicle as necessary to safeguard the safety of the pedestrian.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may be able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A Weaverville Pedestrian 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 get the support and justice that they deserve. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.