Motorcyclist Injured in Bay Point Hit-and Run Accident at Canal and Bailey
BAY POINT (September 10, 2018) – An alleged hit-and-run crash injured a motorcyclist in the area of Canal and Bailey roads on Sunday evening, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reported on September 9 at around 7:21 p.m.
CHP first logged the incident when a motorcyclist was struck for an unknown reason by a vehicle at the intersection of Canal and Bailey roads.
Motorcycle Rider Hit by Car in Bay Point, September 9
Paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the rider who was left with unspecified injuries as a result of the wreck. It was not specified whether the patient was hospitalized or was treated at the crash site.
Meanwhile, the driver involved briefly stopped to check on the victim but ultimately fled. The suspect car, described as a beige Cadillac, was last seen turning left either on Canal Road or Mims Avenue near McDonald’s.
Authorities are still investigating the incident.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Most traffic accidents which involve a motorist who flees the scene can be subjected to serious criminal charges, especially when a particular crash causes injuries to another person. Such circumstances are likely considered as “felony hit-and-run,” leaving the victim a legal right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault individual.
Drivers who are involved in car collisions are obliged to stop and provide assistance to the injured individuals and to cooperate with the authorities. In this case, the suspect took off and left the motorcyclist wounded in the roadway. The motorcycle rider has likely a right to pursue a claim seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you with your case. We will guide you every step of the way and fight for your legal rights. Give us a call today at 855-703-4186 and speak with our experienced personal injury lawyer and let us get the justice you deserve.
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