Pedestrian Hospitalized in Humboldt County Accident on Tish Tang Road near Highway 96
HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CA (May 17, 2021) – Sunday night, a person sustained injuries in a pedestrian crash on Tish Tang Road near Highway 96.
According to California Highway Patrol, at around 7:45 p.m., a vehicle struck a pedestrian. The incident transpired on Tish Tang Road between Highway 96 and Hoopa Airport Road.
Furthermore, responders performed CPR on the victim. Then, paramedics transported the pedestrian to a hospital with head injuries.
Moreover, officials released no further details as of this moment.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, so does the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a Humboldt County pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional. Also, you may reach us 24/7.