Angelina Bargas, 43, Injured in Hit-and-Run
DATE OF COLLISION: Monday, October 1st
October 2, 2018- According to the Modesto Bee, a pedestrian was injured following a hit-and-run collision last night at the intersection of Carpenter and Paradise roads.
California Highway Patrol officials informed reporters that the incident occurred at roughly 10:15 p.m.
According to the article, Angelina Bargas, 43, of Modesto, had been crossing the intersection before being hit by a red colored vehicle traveling south of Carpenter.
Following the collision, the vehicle’s driver failed to stop and provide aid leaving Bargas behind with very serious injuries.
Bargas Hospitalized at Memorial Medical Center
Bargas was eventually transported via ambulance to Memorial Medical Center, where she continues to remain in serious condition as of Tuesday afternoon.
At this time, authorities have yet to locate the hit-and-run suspect who remains at-large.
Anyone who may have information is strongly urged to phone CHP Modesto at 209-545-7440.
*Our thoughts and prayers remain with Ms. Bargas injured in this senseless incident. We wish her a swift and full recovery.
Modesto Pedestrian Hit-and-Run 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 could be given a serious jail sentence on multiple charges once located and arrested.
Angelina Bargas will be entitled to a personal injury lawsuit following this incident. Injured hit-and-run victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
Contact our Modesto personal injury law firm today if you are looking for assistance at 855-703-4186.
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