Bicyclist Killed In Fremont Car Accident Along Boyce Road
FREMONT, CALIFORNIA (August 30, 2019) – A bicyclist was killed in a car accident along Boyce Road.
Fremont police are saying that the accident took place around 5:10 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation, the car and bicyclist collided as the vehicle was traveling northbound.
Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the bicyclist. An investigation into the cause of the car accident remains ongoing.
Liability In Bicycle Accidents
All drivers have a legal responsibility to keep an eye out for bicyclists that are in lawfully marked crosswalks. According to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection, except as otherwise provided in this chapter.” Depending on the facts of any case a driver may be held responsible for a pedestrian accident through a civil claim.
Investigating A Car Accident
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