1 Injured in Vallejo Auto Accident on Lemon Street
VALLEJO, CA (July 12, 2020) – Early Saturday morning, a woman suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Lemon Street in Vallejo.
According to reports, the incident involving a large sideshow occurred on 12:34 a.m. The said crash took place on Lemon Street and Sonoma Boulevard.
The authorities revealed that a fleeing vehicle hit a woman in South Vallejo.
Around 300 people and several vehicles participated in the sideshow activity.
When the authorities arrived, some people fired several shots. Also, some members threw explosive fireworks against an officer. Fortunately, no one from the officers sustained injuries.
On the other hand, a fleeing vehicle struck a sideshow spectator. As a result, the female victim sustained non life-threatening injuries to both of her legs. Afterward, responders took her to a nearby hospital.
Meanwhile, the authorities continue to investigate the hit-and-run crash on Lemon Street.
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.
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. Nevertheless, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries.” These words came from Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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