Injury in Lake Street Hit-and-Run Crash
Madera, CA (August 30, 2021)– On Thursday, a pedestrian suffered injuries in Lake Street hit-and-run crash.
The traffic accident took place just before 9:30 p.m. at the intersection with Sherwood Way.
Investigation officers said the pedestrian suffered injuries but they expect him to recover.
At this time, the authorities did not release a description of the driver or their vehicle.
The officers are still investigating the cause of the of the Lake Street hit-and-run crash.
Meanwhile, here are some things that we can do to avoid accidents that could result in serious injuries. Always follow the speed limit and never use your phone; always be cautious of your surroundings.
Pedestrian Accidents Could Result in Injuries
Moreover, in today’s current state of affairs, more people are walking as a new way to escape home for a while.
As a result, pedestrian accidents have also spiked in popularity, so has the risk of pedestrian accidents.
Pedestrian accidents are incidents in which someone walking or crossing a road is injured by a vehicle striking them.
This type of accident, more often than not, can be avoided.
A common cause of these unfortunate incidents includes drivers speeding. Similarly, motorists who speed do not have enough reaction time to stop or yield for us injuries.
– First, always avoid dangerous behaviors: always walk on the sidewalk, stay sober, and make eye contact with drivers, don’t assume the driver can see you.
– Then, closely look before you step: cross streets at marked crosswalks/intersections. In addition, obey traffic signals, and watch for turning vehicles.
Remember to hire an experienced personal injury attorney from Sweet Lawyers if you or a loved one has been injured in a pedestrian accident.
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