Pickup Truck Involved in Anaheim Accident on North Grand Avenue
ANAHEIM, CA (July 6, 2021) – Sunday, two women suffered critical injuries after a pedestrian crash on North Grand Avenue.
The incident happened at 9:29 p.m. in the 200 block of North Grand Avenue. According to reports, a gray pickup truck driver lost control of the car and let it hit the two women.
Apparently, the two victims were a part of a group celebrating the Fourth of July festivities.
Due to their injuries, paramedics transported a 22-year-old woman and a 44-year-old woman to an area hospital. Both of them were listed in critical condition, revealed Anaheim police Sgt. Jacob Gallacher.
“The driver of the pickup truck was evaluated and DUI was not suspected,” Gallacher added. “The driver was not arrested, pending the outcome of this investigation.”
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 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.
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