13-Year-Old Bicycle Rider Struck by School Bus on Northgate Boulevard
(March 26, 2022) On Friday, a 13-year-old bicycle rider was injured in a traffic collision with a school bus on Northgate Boulevard.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) says the traffic crash happened around 7:50 a.m. near Northgate Boulevard and Wisconsin Avenue.
Authorities say that the teenager was riding their bike to school when the Twin Rivers Unified School District school bus struck the teen.
Paramedics took the teen to an area hospital with minor injuries.
School officials have informed the student’s mother who went to the hospital to be with her child.
Moreover, the school bus have other children during the crash but not sustained injuries.
The CHP is investigating the collision and says that drugs or alcohol do not appear to be the reasons for the crash.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you. Moreover, it is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Also, slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
What’s Next After an Injury Crash?
Serious accident cases like the traffic collision on Northgate Boulevard may call for a separate investigation.
Furthermore, a lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals.
Moreover, seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident can be very stressful, and take up a lot of your time.
Therefore, having a personal injury lawyer will provide you with the space and peace of mind you need to recover. Let our seasoned attorneys deal with the complex legalities of this case for you.
Furthermore, finding the right lawyer to handle your personal injury case is essential to your success.
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers if you or someone you love has recently been involved in a similar traffic accident. When you work with us, you will be provided with personalized assistance, aggressive representation, and compassion throughout the entire process.
We do more than simply win cases; our purpose is to maximize your recovery and grant you peace of mind, with your future at the forefront. On your first call, we’ll discuss your case at length to determine your possible legal options.