Motorcyclist Suffers Compound Femur Break in Hit-and-Run
BRENTWOOD (July 17, 2018)- According to the California Highway Patrol, a major injury hit-and-run collision was reported Tuesday morning at the intersection of Walnut Boulevard and Vasco Road.
Authorities reported receiving a call at precisely 6:38 a.m. after a motorcyclist had been struck by an alleged silver sedan.
Following the crash, the driver of the sedan proceeded to flee the scene leaving the motorcyclist behind with a significant compound fracture to their femur.
The victim was attended to by paramedics and quickly rushed to a hospital for immediate treatment.
Meanwhile, the hit-and-run driver remains at-large as it appears at this time that nobody was able to capture the suspect’s license plate as the investigation remains ongoing.
Brentwood Hit-and-Run Injury Accident Lawyer
Drivers who flee the scene of a collision are not only criminals under California law, but they are cowards and are often times driving under the influence when they flee the scene of a collision. Based on this news report, the hit-and-run driver and suspect will face multiple charges once located and arrested.
Following this collision, the motorcyclist will be entitled to a personal injury lawsuit against the suspect who took off from the scene. Injured hit-and-run victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a hit-and-run collision, contact our experienced Brentwood hit-and-run injury lawyers as we are here to help you and your family following a life-changing incident. We can be reached at 855-703-4186.
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