Bicyclist Hit and Injured by Vehicle on Monument Boulevard Near Erickson Road
CONCORD (July 6, 2018) – A bicyclist was injured in a traffic collision on Monument Boulevard Thursday morning, according to East Bay Times.
At approximately 10:30 a.m., an unidentified man riding a bicycle was reportedly struck by a vehicle on Monument near Erickson Road.
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Officials said the impact resulted in severe injuries to the bicyclist. The victim was rushed to a hospital following the collision. At this time, the name of the patient and their condition have not been disclosed thus far.
No immediate information was released on the name of the motorist involved, and their whereabouts after the crash.
Further investigation on the case is underway.
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A forensic examination of the Metropolitan Transit System bus and the bicycle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the victim may pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. Traffic accident victims are entitled to seek recompense for hospital bills, future medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a traffic collision and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced car and bicycle accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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