Chino Hills High School Accident: 15-Year-Old Bicyclist Injured In Chino Hills Car Accident By Chino Hills High School On Pomona Rincon Road
CHINO HILLS, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2019) – A 15-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured in a car accident at Chino Hills High School along Pomona Rincon Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 2:29 p.m. A 15-year old boy was riding a bicycle at the time that he got hit.
Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victim. He had to be transported to the hospital with major injuries.
An investigation into the Chino Hills High School bicycle accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Bicycle Accidents
Divers have a legal responsibility to keep an eye out for bicyclists even if they are outside of legally marked crosswalks. According to California Vehicle Code 21200, “A person riding a bicycle or operating a pedicab upon a highway has all the rights and is subject to all the provisions applicable to the driver of a vehicle by this division, including, but not limited to, provisions concerning driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages or drugs, and by Division 10.” Any person that is injured in a bicycle accident may have the ability to recover damages through a bodily injury claim.
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