1 Injured in Santa Clarita Bicycle Accident on Walnut Springs Avenue
SANTA CLARITA, CA (August 17, 2020) – Sunday night, a bicyclist sustained injuries after a crash on Walnut Springs Avenue.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department officials responded to the scene at about 4:20 p.m. According to reports, a traffic crash involving a pedestrian in a bike took place on the 27400 block of Walnut Springs Avenue.
“A pedestrian was on their bike, possibly didn’t see a car coming … and accidentally ran into a car,” Supervisor Cheryl Sims said. “There’s an injury there and sheriff’s (deputies) are on (the) scene.”
Afterward, responders transported one patient to the hospital. However, the extent of the patient’s injuries remains unknown at this time.
Furthermore, the authorities revealed that the force of the crash shattered the windshield of the car.
The perverse actions of a reckless driver can increase the likelihood of traffic collisions. If you are a bicyclist or a driver, pay close attention to those around you. Also, always keep a considerable distance from others just in case harm is near.
Next Steps To Take After Crash on Walnut Springs Avenue
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident.
The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers, an attorney practicing for over 40 years.
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