Victorville, CA – Pedestrian Accident at Bear Valley Road Leads to Injuries
Victorville, CA (January 30, 2019) – Last evening, a pedestrian accident left one person with critical injuries at the intersection of Bear Valley Road and 9th Avenue, according to police.
The accident took place around 6:03 p.m. The San Bernardino County Fire Department reported that they responded to the scene, where they found that a male pedestrian had been struck by a red SUV near the intersection of the two roads.
Firefighters said that the male, whose name has not yet been released, was suffering from life-threatening injuries due to the crash. He was immediately transported to the hospital where he has since been listed in critical condition.
Officers confirmed that the driver who struck the pedestrian stopped at the scene to cooperate with police in the investigation. Bear Valley Road was closed for quite some time.
Police continue their investigation of the accident to determine liability.
We would like to take this time to extend our sympathies to the pedestrian who was injured in this accident with the hopes that he will be able to find comfort in his recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Motor vehicle drivers are expected to follow certain right-of-way laws that have been put in place to protect pedestrians on California roads. California as a whole actually ranked 15th on the list of states with the most pedestrian accidents, showing us that more must be done to protect one of the most vulnerable parties who share our roads at any given time. If you have been seriously injured or a loved one has been hospitalized due a negligent driver and you have questions about how to move forward, our pedestrian accident attorneys can assist you.
At Brady Law Group, we understand that you might be overwhelmed with a variety of damages following a pedestrian accident. Perhaps you wonder how you will be able to afford the medical bills on your own and when you can return to work. Injuries from these accidents tend to be quite serious, leaving you in an uncomfortable position until you are able to get back on your feet. Our attorneys are ready to listen to you and handle your case from start to finish so that you don’t have to worry about receiving the damages you deserve. Contact us for more information on how we can get started on your case at 866-478-6483.
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.