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December 07, 2018

Woman Cyclists Struck by Truck in Traffic

A pickup truck struck a cyclists knocking her off her bike and sending her to the hospital in Vista early Monday, November 10, 2018. The woman was riding her bike in traffic along the 700 block of Sycamore Avenue when the incident happened.

She was taken to Palomar Medical Center in Escondido where she was treated for several broken bones. According to a San Diego County Sheriff’s deputy at the scene, the pickup driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with officials.

Bicycle Riding: Traffic v. Bike Path v. Sidewalk

Most adults that remember riding their bikes when they were kids…

   

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November 28, 2018

Car Hits Cyclist Then Flees

A car struck a cyclist Wednesday morning, November 28, 2018, on S. Watt Ave. The driver fled the scene behind the injured cyclist who died at the scene. Police closed the highway both directions for a few hours while crime scene investigators processed the scene.

A Sacramento police officer at the scene said that the suspect was driving south on S. Watt Ave. when he hit the cyclist going the same direction. So far there is no identifying information on the suspect or the vehicle. Police are still looking for the driver of the car and ask anyone with information…

   

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November 28, 2018

County Car Hits Cyclist on Ferry Road

A vehicle registered to Merced County struck a cyclist on West Dickenson Ferry Road east of S. Gurr Road around 5 pm November, 21, 2018. Both the car and the cyclist were traveling east bound when the driver hit the cyclist. The driver told a California Highway Patrol officer at the scene that she didn’t see the cyclist.

It’s not clear whether the driver of the vehicle works for the county or why she was driving a county vehicle. According to CHP, neither drugs nor alcohol were suspected as a factor in the incident.

Sovereign Immunity

So what happens when a government…

   

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November 28, 2018

Cyclist Struck Riding in Center of Busy Highway

A 40-year-old cyclist was seriously injured on Thanksgiving Day when he was struck by a motorist and thrown about 15 feet onto the pavement. The man was riding his bike in the middle of the east and west bound lanes of E. Tulare Ave near S. Maple in South Fresno.

A police officer witnessed the incident and arrived on the scene seconds after it happened. The officer had noticed the cyclist in the middle of the road and was turning around to talk to him when he saw the car hit him. He was taken to the hospital where…

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

November 28, 2018

Driver Pulls in Front of Cyclist Causing Severe Injuries

An 83-year-old driver of a pickup pulled in front of a cyclist causing the cyclist to hit the pickup who then was ejected from his bike and thrown into the road. The cyclist sustained life-threatening injures and was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of the pickup said that he looked to his left and saw the cyclist, then looked to his right and waited for vehicle traffic to pass, and then he accelerated not expecting that the cyclist would be there so soon.

The driver stopped to help and then called 911….

   

Please be aware that these case results do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. Every case is different and case values turn on small facts and differences. Thus, the results achieved on one case do not necessarily mean the attorney will achieve the same result, or a similar result, even for a case which may have some similarities.

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