1 Hospitalized after Clovis Pedestrian Crash on Willow Avenue and Gettysburg Avenue
CLOVIS, CA (November 17, 2020) – On Monday, a woman suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident on Willow Avenue and Gettysburg Avenue.
Moreover, the crash involved a vehicle and a female pedestrian.
According to Clovis police, the vehicle struck the woman and suffered major injuries.
As a result, responders took the pedestrian to Community Regional Medical Center with major injuries.
The crash led to the closure of southbound Willow Avenue from Gettysburg Avenue to Ashlan.
Subsequently, the police investigation went on in this area.
Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene and helped with the officers.
Furthermore, the authorities ruled out alcohol or drugs as a factor in the crash.
Facts about Pedestrians and Accidents
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.
Moreover, locations for these pedestrian incidents include shopping center entrances and intersections.
If you sustained injuries in a crash, reach out to the attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Indeed, we understand what you are going through. Thus, our team is here to ensure your legal rights are protected. With over 40 years in the legal field, we have the experience and the resources to win your pedestrian accident case. Additionally, you can call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation.