Child Injured in Santa Maria Accident at Enos and Miller Wednesday
SANTA MARIA (October 31, 2018) – A young pedestrian was hospitalized after a traffic accident in the area of Enos Drive and Miller Street Wednesday afternoon, according to Noozhawk.
The accident was reported at approximately 2:40 p.m.
As per the article, Santa Maria police said a child was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of East Enos Drive and South Miller Street.
Young Pedestrian Hit by Car in Santa Maria, October 31
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the victim who was injured as a result of the crash.
The patient was then transported by ground ambulance to Marian Regional Medical Center with unspecified injuries. The condition of the young pedestrian was not disclosed.
Meanwhile, police affirmed that the driver who hit the juvenile then apparently collided with another car. Authorities are still investigating what exactly caused the incident.
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In this case, authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of the vehicle, whether or not alcohol or drugs also played a role, whether or not there was any mechanical issue with the car, and whether or not the driver involved was distracted or reckless when the collision occurred.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this collision, the family of the child may 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.
Call our experienced Santa Barbara County personal injury lawyer for a free case consultation at 855-703-4186 .