San Francisco, CA – Motorcyclist Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident on 80 Freeway
San Francisco, CA (July 28, 2018) – An alleged hit-and-run driver left a motorcyclist hospitalized following a collision that occurred Friday night on the Interstate 80 Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol. The injurious accident that took place near Treasure Island reportedly happened at around 7:53 p.m.
A report that was released by the California Highway Patrol stated that the motorcyclist had been struck by the vehicle near the Treasure Island off-ramp in the eastbound lanes of the Freeway. Officials from the San Francisco Fire Department as well as the paramedics were the first to arrive on the scene in ore=der to assist the victim. Upon their arrival, the responders reportedly found the rider suffering from injuries that were later classified as minor. The injured motorcyclist had been complaining of pain in their left foot and ankle.
The driver who struck the rider did not stop to help the victim but fled the scene instead. The name and current condition of the victim have not released at this time, and no further details have been made available in regards to this accident. The events surrounding the crash are currently under investigation as authorities are attempting to locate the suspect.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to the victim as we genuinely wish for their full recovery from any injuries.
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The investigation is likely to focus on determining liability, although the culprit seems clear since they fled the scene of the accident. Considering the suspect’s actions following the crash, it is also apparent that authorities are currently keeping their sights set on locating the hit-and-run driver. Once found, the suspect will likely face charges for leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in bodily injuries, which will also leave room for a personal injury claim. Although, the choice to file a lawsuit for recompense is a very personal one that may only be made by the victim.
We at Brady Law Group are indisputably passionate about holding negligent and criminal drivers accountable for the extensive pain and devastation they cause. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident or other manner due to a negligent or criminal driver, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation today.
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.