1 Hurt in South Hill Bicycle Accident on Grand Boulevard and 14th Avenue
SOUTH HILL, WA (September 9, 2021) – Wednesday, a bicyclist suffered injuries in a crash on Grand Boulevard and 14th Avenue.
The incident occurred at around 5:50 a.m. on northbound Grand Boulevard, said Spokane Police Cpl. Dale Wells. As the bicyclist headed north on Grand Boulevard, a southbound motorist turning east on 14th Avenue hit the rider.
According to reports from callers, the man was unresponsive. Spokane Police Officer Stephen Anderson said that responders took him to a local hospital with critical injuries.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene and has been cooperative. The authorities cited her for failure to yield.
Also, the crash shut down the intersection for about three hours.
Bicycle Accidents in Washington
Each year, around 20-50 million motorists and bicyclists are injured or become disabled due to a crash. However, even if accidents are a common occurrence, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a crash.
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 bicycle accident 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 attorney Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a family member sustained injuries in a bicycle crash, call the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your case. Moreover, our attorneys and the experienced professional legal team dealt with cases such as this one, and know the physical and emotional toll they take. Furthermore, our team will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.