1 Hurt in Mountain View Bicycle Accident on Central Expressway
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (June 17, 2020) – Early Monday night, a bicyclist suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Central Expressway.
According to the Mountain View police, the incident occurred around 7:15 p.m. on Central Expressway and Moffett Boulevard. Upon the officers’ arrival, they found the victim down in the roadway aided by good Samaritans.
Responders transported the victim to a hospital where he received treatment for moderate injuries.
The police added that they later found the 18-year-old Mountain View suspect driver. Then, they took the driver to the police department. After his interview, the police released him to family members.
The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office now reviews the case.
Meanwhile, the police urge anyone with information about the incident to call the Mountain View Police Department at 650-903-6344.
Always be cautious of bicyclists on the road when driving. Bicycle accidents are extremely dangerous because of their lack of protection and lightweight bodies. By paying attention to your surroundings and driving within the speed limit, dangerous accidents can be prevented.
Auto Accidents in California
Each year, around 20-50 million people are injured or become disabled due to an auto 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 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. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.