Teen Bicyclist Hospitalized in Avenue 46 Crash
Indio, CA (March 26, 2021) – On Wednesday, a teenage bicyclist was injured in a crash on Avenue 46.
The accident occurred at around 6:14 p.m. on the Jasmin Lane intersection.
Right away, rescuers took the victim to the hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.
Moreover, officers said the teenager incurred non-fatal injuries.
The driver of the involved vehicle stayed at the scene. Authorities do not consider drugs and/or alcohol as factors in the crash.
Police did not close the road. The Indio Police investigates the scene.
Scan the road 1/2 mile to a full mile ahead in order to look recognize potential hazards in time. Our bodies weren’t designed to travel at 50mph. We were designed for speeds of less than 10mph. Thus, you need to learn to consciously break that natural instinct and focus farther ahead.
Bicycle Accidents and Personal Injury Cases in the United States
According to NHTSA, pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities continue to rise in the United States. In fact, more pedestrians and cyclists were killed in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
For drivers to avoid fatalities and serious injuries, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. Meanwhile, if you’re a bicyclist, make sure to suit yourself with the proper biking equipment.
By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe on the road.
Also, finding the right lawyer to handle your personal injury case is essential to your recovery. Call Sweet Lawyers if you or someone you love has recently been involved in a similar auto accident. You do not have to face the aftermath alone. When you work with us, you will be provided with personalized assistance, aggressive representation, and compassion throughout the entire process. During your initial call, we’ll discuss your case at length to determine your legal options. Besides, you won’t pay a dime until we settle your case. Call (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.