Patrick Gooch Dead in San Diego Bicycle Accident on State Route 163
SAN DIEGO, CA (April 22, 2021) – Wednesday night, bicyclist Patrick Gooch, 55, died in a crash on State Route 163 near Park Avenue.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 9:05 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on State Route 163 near Park Avenue and just north of Interstate 5.
Furthermore, authorities confirmed that the bicyclist, apparently a transient, died in the accident.
Reports claim that Mr. Gooch was struck by a vehicle, and ejected from his bike as a result.
Ultimately, the events leading to the crash is under investigation.
No further details were available as of this moment.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our heartfelt condolences to those mourning the death of the victim.
Bicycle Accidents in California
Each year, around 20-50 million motorists and cyclists 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 your family is irrevocably impacted by a crash. The most valuable step you can take in response to a fatal bicycle accident an attorney.
“A common misconception is that wrongful death 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 give families some sense of closure,” says attorney Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
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 many cases such as this one, and know the physical and emotional toll they take. Ultimately, our team will deal with the nitty gritty to get you the justice and compensation that your family deserves. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.