Police Searching for Suspect in Victoria Avenue Hit-and-Run Crash
San Luis Obispo, CA (July 22, 2022) On Friday morning, a hit-and-run accident on Victoria Avenue injured an 87-year-old man.
Reports say that a vehicle struck the pedestrian at around 11:15 a.m. in the 2400 block of Victoria Avenue.
The San Luis Obispo Police Department says that the hit-and-run crash suspect is a female driver driving a red, newer model Toyota Prius.
Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital, the man sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Police are investigating the incident and have not released further information at this time.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you. Moreover, it is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Also, slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
What’s Next After an Injury Crash?
A serious accident like the Victoria Avenue hit-and-run accident may call for a separate investigation.
Furthermore, a lawyer will make sure victims are properly compensated.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals.
Moreover, seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident can be very stressful, and take up a lot of your time.
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers if you sustained injuries in a similar incident like the Victoria Avenue hit-and-run crash. When you work with us, you will be provided with personalized assistance, aggressive representation, and compassion throughout the entire process.