West Hawthorne Street Hit-and-Run Crash Injures Woman
Eureka, CA (March 19, 2021) – On Thursday, a woman was injured in a hit-and-run crash on West Hawthorne Street.
The accident happened at about 9:12 p.m. at the intersection of Pine Street.
The suspect vehicle, a silver Nissan Pathfinder, immediately fled the scene after the accident.
When driving, it is important to follow all driving laws and the conditions of the road. If you see any vehicle or driver that looks dangerous, keep your distance. If you see a vehicle weaving in and out of the lanes, following too closely, or traveling at a higher rate of speed, move over a few lanes and get out of their way. Drive defensively to ensure the safety of surrounding vehicles, drivers, and pedestrians.
The Aftermath of a Pedestrian Accident
Road accidents are not only troublesome for your property or vehicle but your personal well-being also.
Accidents can leave you or your passengers severely injured, disfigured, and permanently disabled. Aside from knowing how to drive safely, it’s also best to know what follows in the event of a road accident.
If you’ve been injured in a crash, the most valuable step you can take in response is to hire a personal injury attorney.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. With 44 years of experience, our commitment to helping you win your case is the edge you need. We can ensure you will achieve the justice and compensation you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in your area.