Teenager Hurt in Bike Accident at Fremont Boulevard
FREMONT, CA (September 4, 2018) – On Tuesday afternoon, a teen bicyclist was injured in a hit-and-run crash on Blacow Road.
According to reports, the crash occurred about 3:30 PM at the intersection of Blacow and Fremont Boulevard. A vehicle, described to be an early 2000s Chevrolet sedan, exited a shopping center on the southeast corner of the intersection and struck the teenager. Due to the impact of the collision, he fell off his bike and hit his head. His injuries were said to be non-life threatening.
The motorist did not stop and sped off eastbound on Blacow, leaving the injured teen in the road. The driver appeared to be a Latino man in his late 30’s with a medium build and short facial hair, as per Fremont Police reports.
Officers stated that the hit-and-run collision was not reported right away hence there was very little evidence and no significant leads as of Friday night. There was no information regarding the license plate number and no cameras were able to capture surveillance footage. Anyone with more information about the hit-and-run crash is urged to contact traffic investigator, Jacob Shannon at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (510) 790-6800 ext. 3. Those who prefer to remain anonymous can submit tips at https://local.nixle.com/tip/alert/6216337 or text “TIP FremontPD,” followed by their message, to 888-777.
No further details have been disclosed to the public, as the investigation continues.
It is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians and bicyclists on the road, especially if you are in a highly populated or residential area. By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a hit-and-run bicycle collision, contact the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Law Group. We have over 40 years of experience in the field, and our experienced attorneys will do whatever it takes to win your case and achieve the justice and compensation that you deserve. Call (800) 203-3061 to arrange a free initial meeting with one of our experienced legal professionals. We can offer services to clients 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week by email, text message, phone, and online chat for your convenience.