Bicyclist Hit by Vehicle on Elk Valley Road
CRESCENT CITY (July 20, 2018) – On July 19, Thursday, a bicycle accident occurred on Elk Valley Road.
The collision happened at about 3:30 p.m.
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According to the California Highway Patrol dispatch, a woman riding a bicycle was struck by a vehicle in the 100 block of Elk Valley Road. Officials did not immediately disclose the condition of the bicyclist after the incident.
Meanwhile, CHP mentioned the motorist involved was a female in a white Chevrolet Tracker. The name of that woman, and her whereabouts after the crash remained unknown at this time.
The detectives handling the case continue to determine precisely how and why the Chevrolet hit the bicyclist. Further investigation is underway.
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A forensic examination of the bicycle and Chevrolet Tracker 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.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a similar accident 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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