Tracy Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 205 and Grant Line Road]
TRACY, CA (January 25, 2021) – Sunday night, traffic was stalled after a major pedestrian crash on Interstate 205 and Grant Line Road.
The crash happened at around 6:15 p.m., said the CHP. It happened on westbound Interstate 205 at Grant Line Road.
When the officers arrived, they requested for a coroner just before 7:00 p.m.
The incident led to traffic closure for several hours. Moreover, officers diverted the traffic off the highway at Grant Line and Nagle for several hours.
However, by 10:00 p.m., the officers reopened all lanes.
Meanwhile, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
Dealing With Similar Incidents
In today’s current state of affairs, taking strolls outdoors is becoming the new normal. With this, the likelihood of accidents involving pedestrians increases.
Car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents. However, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve minors. It’s because they are sometimes hard to see. They also ride bikes, skateboards, etc. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
We understand that being involved in a pedestrian crash is a heavy load. Thus, it is best to turn to the experienced attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including pedestrian accidents. We promise to fight for you until your family achieves the justice and compensation that is owed. Call us at (800) 674 7852 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. Also, you may reach us 24/7.