San Francisco, CA – Skateboarder Severely Injured after Collision with Vehicle at 20th and Guerrero Streets
San Francisco, CA (July 24, 2018) – San Francisco local news sources reported that a skateboarder sustained severe injuries as the result of a collision with a vehicle that took place at the intersection of 20th and Guerrero Streets. The incident occurred around 6:50 PM in the evening on Sunday, July 23, 2018. At this time, detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to the report from San Francisco Police, an unidentified person was riding a skateboard in the area when, for indeterminate reasons, this individual was clipped by an oncoming vehicle at 20th and Guerrero. Afterward, rescue teams were dispatched to the scene and transported the skateboarder to a nearby hospital, where the patient received treatment for trauma, including an injury to the head.
Authorities did not specify if the motorist remained at the accident and spoke with authorities, as obliged by law.
Presently, investigators are still looking into the possible cause of the crash. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the skateboarder and wish the patient a swift and efficient recovery.
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Presently, officials are not sure why the vehicle suddenly crashed into the skateboarder at 20th and Guerrero Streets. As part of the investigation, authorities will determine if drugs, alcohol, recklessness, or negligence played any role in the events leading up to the collision. By taking these factors into consideration, police can determine the liability of the accident.
If authorities determine the driver of the vehicle had been negligent and was responsible for the accident, the members of the skateboarder’s family can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit against the convicted party and ultimately receive compensation for painful injuries, medical bills, and additional issues.
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.
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.