Pedestrian Man, 87, Victim in Hit-and-Run
LEMON GROVE (August 1, 2018)- According to the California Highway Patrol, a hit-and-run collision left an elderly pedestrian man injured this morning at 3240 Main Street.
At roughly 9:06 a.m., a friend of a pedestrian man phoned CHP officials after his 87-year-old friend had just been struck by a motorist whose driver failed to stop and render aid.
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It remains unclear how serious the victim’s injuries were, however, it was confirmed the pedestrian man was transported to a hospital for treatment.
No details were provided on the driver of the hit-and-run vehicle or the vehicle itself as the suspect likely remains at-large.
No additional information has been released thus far.
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Drivers who flee the scene of a collision are not only criminals under California law, but they are cowards and are often times driving under the influence when they flee the scene of a collision. Based on this news report, the hit-and-run driver and suspect could be given a serious jail sentence on multiple charges once located and arrested.
The injured 87-year-old man will be entitled to a personal injury lawsuit following this incident. Injured hit-and-run victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a hit-and-run collision, contact our experienced San Diego Hit-and-Run injury lawyers as we are here to help you and your family following a life-changing incident. We can be reached at 855-703-4186.
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