Pedestrian Injured In Fisher Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Hiller Road
FISHER, CALIFORNIA (October 15, 2019) – A pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit-and-run car accident on Hiller Road
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 3:12 p.m. The woman was hit by a dark colored vehicle.
The driver that hit the victim did not stop after the accident and is currently being pursued by police. An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Pedestrian Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Any person that is injured in a pedestrian accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A Pedestrian Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a pedestrian accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights including Prop 213. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about the accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.