Beaumont, CA – One Individual Badly Injured in Beaumont Pedestrian Crash
Beaumont, CA (January 18, 2019) – In Beaumont, one individual was badly injured in a pedestrian accident that took place along Beaumont Avenue yesterday afternoon, January 17.
The Riverside County Fire Department was called to the scene of the accident, which took place around 1:53 p.m. just south of California Avenue. A pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle for reasons that are not yet known. The pedestrian has not yet been identified.
Emergency responders said that the pedestrian became pinned under the vehicle at the time of the accident. Firefighters were immediately called to extricate the individual from under the vehicle. They were transported to the hospital with a variety of injuries and, unfortunately, we do not have any updates on their condition at this time.
Police did not mention whether or not the driver stopped at the scene of the accident. Authorities are still investigating the accident at this time.
Pedestrian Accident in California
Pedestrian accidents take place every day on California roads for many reasons, most of which involve negligent drivers. California has various right-of-way laws that apply to pedestrians, which include drivers watching the speed of their vehicles when they are approaching an area where pedestrians tend to be. Authorities will continue their investigation to determine if the accident was the fault of the involved driver and from there, the pedestrian might choose to move forward with an injury claim with the help of an experienced pedestrian accident attorney in California.
At Brady Law Group, we want you to remember that you have many rights as a victim of a pedestrian accident. We have handled a variety of pedestrian accidents for clients who were struggling to come to terms with what has happened to them following an accident as they suffer on physical and financial levels. We understand that these accidents can be overwhelming for you, which is why we extend a helping hand during this difficult time. Contact us to find out what we can do for you at 866-478-6483.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.