Bicyclist Injured in Cotati Crash on Highway 116
COTATI, CA (February 7, 2020) — Wednesday evening, a semi-truck driver struck and injured a bicyclist on Highway 116, near Stony Point Road.
According to reports, the incident took place around 8:00 p.m. The unidentified bicyclist sustained severe injuries and was brought to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital soon after.
Furthermore, the surrounding area on Highway 116 was closed while crews cleared the scene. However, the roadway has since reopened.
Officials have not yet declared the ultimate cause of the accident at this time. However, anyone with insight is asked to contact local authorities.
By staying aware of our surroundings at all times, we can help keep ourselves and others around us safe. Whether we are driving a car, crossing the street, or using the bicycle lane, we should always follow all traffic laws. We can never know what lies ahead, yet by remaining conscious of our surroundings and others, we can bypass the dangers of accidents.
If you believe you might have a personal injury case, contact the Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our mission is to grant you full compensation for your accident. We will show you that obtaining singular legal representation from us is never at the expense of high-quality personal assistance; at the end of the day, your needs matter, and we will go to great lengths to ensure you acquire the best outcome from this unpropitious time of your life.