Willow Creek, CA – Pedestrian Struck and Injured on Forest View Drive and Bigfoot Avenue
Willow Creek, CA (July 21, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported an accident that left one pedestrian injured Thursday night in the vicinity of Forest View Road and Bigfoot Avenue. The injurious collision reportedly took place at around 9:39 p.m. Willow Creek, located in Humboldt County.
The report released by the California Highway Patrol dispatch team stated that an unidentified man was apparently hit by a vehicle at or near the intersection of Bigfoot Avenue and Forest View Road. Paramedics who arrived at the scene immediately in order to help the victim said that the injuries suffered by the pedestrian were relatively minor leg wounds.
The initial responders on the scene arrived to find at least three vehicles stopped near the location of the accident. However, it is currently unclear as to whether or not all three of those vehicles were involved in the collision.
The name of the male pedestrian who sustained injuries during this accident has not been released, and his exact condition is unknown at this time. There was no more information made available in regards to the events that took place prior to the crash. The circumstances surrounding this accident are currently under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to the victim of this accident as we steadily hope for his full and safe recovery.
California Pedestrian Accident
The investigation will most likely remain focused on the events that led to the accident in order to help determine liability. While investigators will looking to see whether or not the victim was crossing the road in a marked crosswalk, they will also be working to establish whether or not the driver involved acted negligently in any way. Depending on the conclusive results of the investigation, there may be grounds for a personal injury lawsuit available to the victim.
We at Brady Law Group are committed to holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions, and the immense pain and devastation they inflict. If you have been injured by a motor vehicle due to someone else’s negligence, call us at (866) 478-6483 for a free consultation with one of our skillful attorneys 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.