Motorcyclist Killed In Fresno Car Accident On Olive Avenue and Angus Avenue
FRESNO, CALIFORNIA (August 29, 2019) – A motorcyclist was tragically killed in a car accident on Olive Avenue and Angus Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 6:30 p.m. The driver that hit the pedestrian fled the scene.
Paramedics took the victim to the hospital but he later died due to his injuries. There is an ongoing investigation into what may have caused the accident.
Liability In Hit-And-Run 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.” The family of any victims that died in a pedestrian accident may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim. An attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been involved in a motorcycle accident? You may have legal recourse. 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. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.