Crescent City, CA – Bicycle Accident at Northcrest Drive Leads to Injuries
Crescent City, CA (January 31, 2019) – On Monday this past week, a bicycle accident took place at Northcrest Drive and Washington Boulevard around 10:04 a.m. The California Highway Patrol responded to the accident.
Police say that a man had been riding a bicycle and was struck by a vehicle in the intersection. The collision led to injuries in the bicyclist, whose name has not yet been released. Police are not sure what caused the accident to take place between the two parties.
At this time, police are attempting to determine liability and who caused the accident. The bicyclist was hospitalized but is expected to be okay.
Bicycle accidents can lead to serious injuries in those involved, which is why we would like to take a moment to extend our sincere sympathies to those involved with the hopes that they will be able to move forward with peace and comfort at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in California
Between the years 2010-2012, 338 deaths involving bicyclists and motor vehicles took place. California has the largest amount of bicyclists on their roads and, as a result, the most bicycle-related accidents as well. Some of these accidents happen for reasons such as distracted driving, speeding, and inattention of drivers. When a cyclist enters into the path of a driver, there is no telling what will happen, from a serious collision to a minor one. Our bicycle accident attorneys in California are here to help you if you have been involved in one of these accidents.
At Brady Law Group, we have helped countless individuals receive the compensation they need to move forward during these difficult times. Bicyclists are especially vulnerable to accidents on our roads due to the fact that they have very few protections from harm. We will not stop fighting for your right to retain compensation if you have been involved in one of these accidents. 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.