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April 18, 2019

Cyclist Struck by Car in Critical Condition

A 52-year-old man was hit by a car while riding his bike on just south of Market neighborhood. According to police, the accident happened around 8:20 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, near Seventh and Berry streets.

The cyclist suffered serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with authorities, and alcohol, drugs or suspected driving were not suspected to be factors.

Bicycle Accidents in Bike Lanes

San Francisco has been named one of the bike-friendliest cities in the U.S. with almost four percent of all commuters getting to work…

   

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April 16, 2019

Cyclist Hit and Injured by Motorist in Sacramento

A bike rider was struck by a motorist Saturday around 8:15 p.m., April 13, 2019, and was taken to a local hospital. The accident happened across the street from the Greyhound bus station on Richards Boulevard near Sequoia Pacific Boulevard.

Witnesses at the scene say that the motorist appeared to be going the speed limit and the cyclist crossed the street against the light and was hit by the car. Sacramento Police are still investigating the accident and no charges have been filed.

Street Crossing Accidents

For many reasons, bike riders don’t always cross the street at the crosswalk or even the…

   

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April 08, 2019

Driver Charged with Manslaughter After Killing Cyclist

In an unnecessary tragedy, a cyclist died Thursday, April 4, 2019, after being struck by a man who was later charged with manslaughter and was under suspicion of being impaired. The accident happened on Claus Road near California Street when a driver heading northbound swerved and struck a cyclist riding on the edge of the road.

According to police sources, the incident occurred at 11:30 a.m., and when officers arrived at the scene and spoke to the driver, they believed he was intoxicated and arrested him on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and driving under the influence.

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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.

March 26, 2019

San Mateo’s New Bike-Sharing Permit Won’t Include E-Scooters

San Mateo’s Sustainability and Infrastructure Commission (SMSIC) recently announced it doesn’t plan on including e-scooters in a newly proposed bike-share permit program. Although many residents are interested in testing out this new technology, officials are concerned about safety.

On March 13, 2019, the SMSIC reviewed data from ride-share companies that recently sent dockless bicycles and e-bikes in the city. In particular, commission members looked at the popularity of rentable bicycles from the San Francisco-based company Lime.

From June of 2018 till February of 2019, Lime sent 275 dockless bikes and e-bikes into San Mateo….

   

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.

March 20, 2019

Cyclist Hit by Metro Bus in Santa Monica

A Santa Monica High School student was injured when a bus struck her while she was riding in the bike lane. Fortunately, she survived the collision and was conscious when Santa Monica Police officers arrived. The accident happened  near the Santa Monica Public Library around 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17, 2019.

The child’s family said that she was an experienced bike rider and was on her way to the library when she was hit. The accident is still under investigation, and it’s unclear at this time if any charges will be brought.

Bike Lane Accidents

The idea of a bike lane is…

   

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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