Collision on Highway 99 in Fresno Injures Bicyclist
Fresno, CA (July 22, 2020)– A bicyclist was injured and hospitalized following a vehicle collision on Highway 99 on Tuesday morning.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash, which happened on July 21 on Highway 99.
According to the report, a bicyclist was seen traveling northbound on-ramp at Golden State Boulevard at around 8:30 a.m. The bicyclist reportedly approached the front of a vehicle coming from the opposite direction.
Then, the driver of the vehicle struck the bicyclist.
The bicyclist sustained leg and body injuries from the crash. He was transported to the hospital for treatments and he is expected to recover soon.
Meanwhile, CHP confirmed that the fault was at the bicyclist for traveling on the highway.
Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. As a bicyclist, drive only on the designated roads for you to avoid an unforeseen accident just like the collision on Highway 99. When behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. By doing this, you can keep yourself and others safe.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a similar bicycle accident, reach out to Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field, therefore we know every step to take to win your case. As your personal injury attorney, we will provide evidence that the other party was negligent on your behalf. Call our offices at (800) 203-3061 to schedule a free legal consultation in order for you to be aware of your legal options. You can also reach us through text, email, or online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.