Pedestrian Injured in Crescent City Accident Near Sutter Coast Hospital
CRESCENT CITY (November 6, 2018) – A pedestrian was injured after a traffic accident along Washington Boulevard on Saturday evening, November 3, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The collision took place at around 7:06 p.m. near Leif Circle.
CHP received a call about a pedestrian who was struck for an unknown reason by a vehicle on East Washington Boulevard in front of Sutter Coast Hospital.
Pedestrian Hit by Car in Crescent City, Nov 3
Paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the pedestrian who suffered minor injuries as a result of the crash.
It was not specified in the report whether the patient was treated at the site or was hospitalized for further medical aid and evaluation.
Meanwhile, the dispatch did not mention if the driver stopped after hitting the victim. Authorities are still investigating what exactly caused the incident.
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In this case, authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of the vehicle, whether or not alcohol or drugs also played a role, whether or not there was any mechanical issue with the car, and whether or not the driver involved was distracted or reckless when the collision occurred.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this incident, the injured pedestrian may possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, and pain and suffering.
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