Merced, California – Male Pedestrian Involved in Collision near R and Main Streets
Merced, California (June 27, 2018) – Local news sources indicated a male pedestrian was involved in a collision that took place at the intersection of R and Main Streets. The incident took place at approximately 9:45 PM on the night of Tuesday, June 19, 2018. At present, authorities have not revealed detailed information concerning the pedestrian and motorist involved in the crash at this time.
As per the report, the man was walking in the vicinity of R and Main when a Honda collided with him in the intersection of the streets. Immediately, first responders provided assistance and transported the victim via helicopter to a nearby hospital, where he received treatment. Medical records did not reveal the nature and extent of his physical condition. Similar reports did not indicate if the driver of the Honda was injured during the crash.
Police confirmed the pedestrian had been attempting to cross the intersection during a “no-walk” signal when traffic was approaching. While some motorists decreased speed to accompany the man, the Honda driver had not been paying attention and plowed into the pedestrian.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the pedestrian and wish him a swift and efficient recovery.
Car and Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
Law enforcement is working hard to determine an exact cause of the accident. Officials will consider if the driver was traveling at an unsafe speed above the legal limit or had consumed a chemical substance prior to operating the vehicle. Other factors to consider include negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior.
Individuals involved in a pedestrian accident have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these victims can receive much-needed compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills and painful injuries.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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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.
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