Sacramento Pedestrian Accident Alta Arden Expressway and Watt Avenue
Pedestrian Injured in Hit-and-run on Alta Arden Expressway
SACRAMENTO (August 8, 2017) – A pedestrian was injured in an alleged hit-and-run collision on Alta Arden Expressway at Watt Avenue Tuesday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol group.
The CHP was first notified of the incident at precisely 3:09 p.m.
Sacramento Hit-and-Run Accident
As per the log, a pedestrian was apparently struck by a gray 4-door vehicle at the junction. Initial reports mentioned one person was injured in the collision but no additional details were disclosed on the victim’s condition, and identity.
At this time, officials only categorized the accident as a hit-and-run case and no other information has been released thus far.
Any time a motorist hits another vehicle or pedestrian and then flees the scene without contacting the victim, it is considered as a hit-and-run. A person at-fault is obligated by law to stop immediately after collision, however, this is not always the case. Leaving the scene of an accident that involved injuries is a serious crime.
For legal assistance with your hit-and-run accident case, contact our law offices located in Sacramento County and all throughout the state by calling us at 800-235-6801. We can provide you with free case evaluation and help you take the right steps after your accident.