Rebecca Schmidt Injured in Scott Forbes Road Bicycle Crash [Yuba County, CA]


Rebecca Schmidt Injured in Scott Forbes Road Bicycle Crash [Yuba County, CA]
Rebecca Schmidt Injured in Scott Forbes Road Bicycle Crash [Yuba County, CA]Rebecca Schmidt Injured in Scott Forbes Road Bicycle Crash [Yuba County, CA]

Rebecca Schmidt Injured, Richard Zapata Arrested in Yuba County Suspected DUI Crash

 
Yuba County, CA (June 03, 2021) – On May 30, 56-year-old Rebecca Schmidtof Browns Valley was injured, and police arrested 34-year-old Richard Zapata of Browns Valley in a suspected DUI crash on Scott Forbes Road.
 
Apparently, Zapata was driving an eastbound Subaru Forester on Scott Forbes Road.
 
At the same time, Schmidt was riding her bicycle eastbound on the same road.
 
Zapata’s vehicle allegedly struck her. As a result, she incurred a severe lower leg injury.
 
Then, Zapata drove Schmidt to her house where she made an emergency call.
 
Responders airlifted Schmidt to Sutter Roseville Hospital. He was admitted with severe injuries.
 
Later on, Zapata, who suffered a small laceration to his lip. She was arrested by CHP on suspicion of driving under the influence.
 
Never overspeed. That is because, at higher speeds, the risk of crashing your vehicle increases.
 
Meanwhile, studies shows that the likelihood of being involved in a car crash increases by 4–5 percent for every mph you travel.
 
For short trips around town, driving at 10 mph will save you a couple of minutes while increasing the likelihood of crashing by up to 50 percent. The risk of crashing is even higher on long trips. If you leave five to ten minutes earlier, there’ll be no need to over speed.


What Should The Victims Do After the Crash

 
For those involved in a traffic crash, it is crucial to have an independent investigation held to better protect your rights. Thus, hiring the right firm, who has the resources to spend, can make all the difference in getting the compensation you deserve.
 
Sweet Lawyers have been pursuing justice for over 40 years, fighting and advocating for families continuously.
 
Moreover, our team will guide you every step of the way to ensure that you and your loved ones receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. With us, you can be assured that your road accident case will be well taken care of. So, call our office today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.
 

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