Bicyclist Injured Morgan Hill Crash at Hill and Tennant
MORGAN HILL (September 25, 2018) – A bicyclist was injured after a traffiBicyclist Injured Morgan Hill Crash at Hill and Tennantc collision in the area of Hill Road and Tennant Avenue on Sunday, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reported on September 23 at around 4:48 p.m.
CHP received a call about a bicycle rider was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Hill Road and Tennant Avenue.
Bicycle Rider Hit by Car in Morgan Hill, Sept 23
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the rider 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 taken to the hospital for further aid.
Meanwhile, the car involved appeared to have stopped after hitting the cyclist. Authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine the cause of the incident.
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A forensic examination of the bicycle and the vehicle as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the crash. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each party, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the bike and the car, and whether or not one of the individuals involved was distracted or simply did not yield to the right of way person. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the bicycle and the vehicle, such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
The injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will 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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