Sacramento, CA. Pedestrian Struck and Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver
Sacramento, CA. (July 8, 2018) – According to the California Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was struck by a motorist at an intersection early Sunday morning, resulting in very serious injuries. The major injury accident took place at around 1:09 a.m. at the intersection of Fruitridge Road and Franklin Boulevard. The driver reportedly fled the scene as opposed to stopping to assist the victim or cooperate with authorities.
Officers reported that the vehicle involved is currently of unknown description. Emergency responders arrived on the scene in order to help the injured victim and an ambulance was reportedly called to the scene as well. The victim was promptly rushed to a local hospital to be treated for the injuries they sustained after the collision.
Reports stated that the driver fled the scene and police are presently looking for that suspect. A full investigation is also underway by authorities looking to determine all the facts surrounding the unfortunate incident. There was no more information made available in regards to the cause of the collision or the name of the victim.
We would like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this collision as we hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accident Injury and Hit-and-Run Attorney
Investigators are most certainly working to establish all the events that led to this crash while police search for the hit-and-run driver. Once found, the suspect will very likely be facing felony charges for leaving the scene of an accident. The nature of this accident seems to ensure that there will most likely be solid grounds for a personal injury lawsuit. While we are proud of our passionate commitment to holding negligent and criminal drivers accountable for the immense pain they cause, only the victim can decide if they wish to file a claim for financial compensation.
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. If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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 for all those involved in the accident.