Pedestrian Hit by Toyota Prius at 47th Ave and 54th Street
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 13, 2018) — A pedestrian suffered minor injuries in a car accident Friday morning at 47th Avenue and 54th Street, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The collision was reported about 9:08 a.m. A driver in a dark gray Toyota Prius struck the victim, however, the person managed to get themselves up. Paramedics were sent to the scene and treated the person for minor injuries. It’s unknown whether or not they were taken to a hospital.
Sacramento Accident Attorney
As police piece together evidence and build a case against this negligent driver, the woman who was hurt is fighting for her life at a hospital. This driver disregarded the safety of others and failed to stop and help the victim. As he or she faces possible jail time for their actions, the victim who was hurt may file a claim to recoup financial losses for medical care, lost wages and pain and suffering. Keep in mind that it’s not always so easy, however, to negotiate a fair settlement even when it’s clear you are not at fault. Indeed, the insurance adjusters will do everything they can to minimize your losses and get you to settle for less than what you are owed. The adjusters may also try to blame the victim or hold them partially responsible for what happened.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim of an auto accident, and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Contact our experienced Mateo County California personal injury attorneys today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.