Pedestrian Hit by Car at Castro Valley and Crow Canyon Road
CASTRO VALLEY, Alameda County (March 7, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a pedestrian accident today in the area of Castro Valley Boulevard and Crow Canyon Road.
Shortly before 11:45 a.m., the CHP logged an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck by a black Jeep.
Primary reports indicated that the pedestrian was seen being treated at the scene following the crash. It was not immediately clear if the first responders were Good Samaritans, or paramedics.
Pedestrian Accident in Castro Valley, Alameda County
At this time, the name of the pedestrian and the extent of injuries they sustained remained undisclosed.
No information was released on the involved motorist.
Detectives handling the incident continue to investigate how and why the collision took place.
Car and Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
Based on this news report, it remains unclear if the involved driver will be held liable for hitting the pedestrian. California has several right of way laws that apply to the pedestrians. These laws include the obligation of the drivers to yield the right of way to pedestrians crossing in a marked crosswalk, or unmarked crosswalks at intersections.
If you, or your loved one, have been a involved in a similar accident and you are seeking answers, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group. You may contact our experienced car and pedestrian accident attorneys at 800-235-6801 for a free case evaluation.