NEWPORT BEACH, California (Oct. 19, 2016) — A 92-year-old Newport Beach man riding a bicycle suffered major injuries Monday night when he was struck by a driver at Seventh Street and Balboa Boulevard, according to the Orange County Register.
The collision took place about 8:40 p.m. between the bicyclist and the driver of a white Mazda hatchback car. Police believe the car was heading west on Balboa when the two collided.
Paramedics responded and rushed the injured man to Orange County Global Medical Center for treatment of major injuries.
Police are investigating the crash to determine who was at fault. The driver remained at the scene and was questioned by police, but there were no citations or arrests.
Witnesses may contact the Newport Beach Police Department’s investigator at 949-644-3747.
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Those of us at Johnson Attorneys Group offer our prayers to the person who was injured in this collision. We hope they have a speedy recovery. It’s important that immediate steps are taken to preserve your legal rights after a collision. The insurance companies will do everything in their power to minimize payout to a victim. Obtaining legal representation is important if you have been hurt to ensure your medical bills are paid. If you have legal questions related to any type of accident, contact our law firm at 800-235-6801 to speak with an attorney in a free consultation.
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