Oakland Bicyclist Injured in East 15th Street Hit-and-Run Crash [Oakland, CA]

Oakland Bicyclist Injured in East 15th Street Hit-and-Run Crash [Oakland, CA]

Oakland, CA (April 9, 2022) – On Thursday, a 38-year-old bicyclist from Oakland sustained injuries in an East 15th Street hit-and-run crash.

The collision took place at about 4:10 p.m. at the intersection with Eighth Avenue.

According to the investigators, the unidentified bicycle rider was eastbound on East 15th Street in a dedicated bicycle lane. He went into the intersection at Eighth Avenue on a green light. 

At the same time, a white Cadillac Escalade was southbound on Eighth Avenue and did not stop for a red light.

The SUV struck the bicycle.

As a result, the bicycle rider was thrown to the pavement. He sustained major head and other injuries.

The SUV driver drove eastbound on East 15th Street after the incident.

Moreover, officers said speed appears to be a factor in the accident. Though, they are still investigating if DUI also played a role in the crash. The authorities have not yet released a description of the hit-and-run vehicle.

Meanwhile, the Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $5,000 reward money for details leading to the arrest of the SUV driver. 

Please reach out to the police traffic investigators at 510-777-8570 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572 if you have further details about this collision.

There are plenty of ways to practice safe and defensive driving. Doing them will help you stay safe as well as the other motorists and pedestrians on the road.


Injurid in a Traffic Collision

Seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident just like the East 15th Street hit-and-run crash can be very stressful, and take up a lot of your time.

Thus, having a personal injury lawyer will provide you with the space and peace of mind you need to recover.

That is why the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.

Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.

You don’t need to experience more hardship because of other people’s negligence. Our personal injury attorneys are dedicated to finding the best possible outcome for our clients.

Some people think that hiring a personal injury lawyer means that they will have to appear in court. Yet many clients’ cases settle out of court, avoiding the stress and cost of going into trials.

Let our seasoned attorneys deal with the complex legalities of this case for you.

So, call Sweet Lawyers today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation at the location nearest you. For your convenience, you can contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.

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