1 Hurt in El Paso Bicycle Crash on 12900 Jobe Road
EL PASO, TX (August 17, 2023) – Tuesday, authorities arrested Miguel Angel Orozco in an alarming bicycle accident on 12900 Jobe Road.
Authorities apprehended 19-year-old Orozco on the 12900 block of Jobe Road, near the East Montana Middle School in far east El Paso.
According to the Sheriff’s Office report, Orozco drove a truck fast down Jobe Road when he struck a 15-year-old teenager who was riding a bicycle.
Meanwhile, the 15-year-old was transported to the hospital after suffering minor injuries but was later discharged.
Officers charged Orozco with aggravated assault and too him to the El Paso County Jail.
The bond was set at $10,000.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
What’s Next after Crash Involving Miguel Angel Orozco
According to NHTSA, pedestrian and bicyclist accidents continue to rise in the United States. More pedestrians and cyclists died in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
To avoid any involvement in auto accidents, be a proactive driver. Driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
It is also crucial that everyone remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision. Moreover, the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash 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 motivated by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers, a practicing attorney.
If you or a family member suffered similarly in a bicycle accident, contact the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. With us, you can be assured your case will be taken care of. Our 40 years of experience in the legal field is proof that we know what it takes to win your case. Moreover, our attorneys and experienced professional legal team deal with cases including bicycle accidents. Above all, we believe you deserve the best legal representation and proper compensation for your pain and suffering. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.