Pedestrian Accident on Imperial Beach Boulevard Leaves Woman Injured
Imperial Beach, CA (December 17, 2020) – On Tuesday, a woman was injured in a pedestrian accident on Imperial Beach Boulevard.
The accident was reported at about 3:10 p.m. at Georgia Street.
An officer said the victim was conscious and breathing after the crash. He also said paramedics provided assistance at the scene.
Meanwhile, the involved driver stopped and cooperated with the investigation.
Traffic crews closed Eastbound lanes of Imperial Beach Boulevard as authorities investigated the incident.
Moreover, when driving behind the wheel, it is necessary to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. Obey traffic laws and be cautious of your surroundings.
Also, as a pedestrian, make sure to always walk on the sidewalks and designated areas.
What to Do if Injured in a Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrians have the right of way at any crosswalk or intersection. Therefore, it’s a driver’s responsibility to yield and be prepared to stop.
While car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents, being wary when traveling on foot is important.
Furthermore, locations for these pedestrian incidents include shopping center entrances and boulevards.
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