1 Injured in Bicycle Accident near Gregory Avenue in West Sacramento
WEST SACRAMENTO, CA (April 1, 2020) – On March 29, a bicyclist sustained injuries after they were struck by a car on Jefferson Boulevard.
The Sunday afternoon crash occurred near Gregory Avenue and Southport Parkway, around 3:00 p.m. According to reports, a young bicyclist was riding on the road when a car hit him. As a result, medical responders took him to a Sacramento hospital for further treatment. Officers say he was listed in critical condition.
Meanwhile, the involved vehicle driver remained at the crash scene and has been cooperative with the authorities. However, his identity has not yet been released.
Moreover, the surrounding area on Jefferson Boulevard was closed off for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. However, the roadway has since reopened to traffic.
At this time, the bicycle crash remains under active investigation.
When behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for bicyclists. 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.
If you or a family member suffered in a similar bicycle accident just like what happened on Jefferson Boulevard, contact the personal injury attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. With us, you’re assured that your case will be taken care of. 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. In addition, you can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message. Above all, we believe you deserve the best legal representation and proper compensation for your pain and suffering.