Santa Ana, CA. Hit-and-Run Accident Injures Pedestrian on West First Street and Bristol Street
Santa Ana, CA. (June 29, 2018) – Two hit-and-run motorists reportedly struck a male pedestrian in the 1300 block of West First Street, west of Bristol Street. According to the Santa Ana Police Department, the accident occurred at approximately 9:30 a.m. Thursday morning, resulting in serious injuries suffered by the victim.
Reports state that the man was apparently attempting to cross the street when he was hit by one vehicle and then struck again by another. Both of the drivers who struck the man reportedly fled the scene as opposed to stopping and helping the injured pedestrian. Paramedics arrived on the scene quickly to provide aid to the victim, and they transported the man to a nearby hospital where he is currently expected to survive.
At this time, there is no further information available on this accident, and the police are looking for the suspects. Unfortunately, there is currently no description of the vehicles involved to assist the police in their search. Nevertheless, a thorough investigation into this incident is ongoing. We offer our sincerest wishes of well-being to the victim of this accident.
Hit-and-Run Accident Injury Attorney
Investigators are currently looking for two suspects who once they are caught, will likely be facing felony hit-and-run charges. The investigation will seek to find the suspects and prove they acted negligently in this crash. Depending on the results of the investigation, there may very well be grounds for a serious personal injury lawsuit.
Serious injuries cause immensely high hospital bills, future medical expenses, property damage, and lost wages. For these reasons, most victims will certainly choose to seek compensation from the liable person(s). While we are pleased to hold negligent drivers accountable for the pain and damage they cause, it is ultimately up to the victim to decide if they wish to file a claim for 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.