Skateboarder Critically Injured in Crash at 20th and Guerrero Streets
SAN FRANCISCO (July 24, 2018) – A skateboarder was critically injured after a traffic accident in the area of 20th and Guerrero streets on Sunday evening, according to SF Gate.
The collision took place on July 22 at approximately 6:50 p.m. in the Mission District neighborhood.
As per the article, San Francisco police said for an unknown reason a person riding a skateboard collided with a vehicle near the intersection of 20th and Guerrero streets.
Skateboard Accident in San Francisco’s Mission District Sunday
The skateboarder was then taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries including a critical head injury. The name and condition of the victim at this time remained unknown.
Meanwhile, the report did not indicate whether or not the driver of the car involved stopped and cooperated with the authorities following the crash.
The cause of the incident is still under investigation.
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In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did the driver of the car involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Once the investigation process is over and it concludes that a party has been negligent and caused the injuries of the skateboarder, the family of the gravely injured victim has likely a right to pursue a claim seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you are seeking answers, contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. Our experienced personal injury lawyer will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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