1 Injured After Bike VS Bus Crash on Pacific Highway Near Friars Road
SAN DIEGO (May 7, 2018) – At least one person was injured following a traffic collision involving a bus on Pacific Highway Monday morning, according to Fox News.
The accident happened at 6:21 a.m. in Mission Valley West neighborhood.
When emergency teams arrived in the 4800 block of Pacific Highway, near Friars Road, they found a Metropolitan Transit System bus and a bicyclist involved in the crash.
As per the article, at least one person suffered injuries as a result of the wreck. The victim was reportedly taken to a hospital but their condition was not immediately disclosed.
Furthermore, officials mentioned it remained unclear if the injured party was the bicyclist.
Investigators continue to work to determine exactly what led to the collision.
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A forensic examination of the Metropolitan Transit System bus and the bicycle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the victim may pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. Traffic accident victims are entitled to seek recompense for hospital bills, future medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a traffic collision and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced San Diego County personal injury lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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