One Person Injured In Oakland Car Accident On 80 Freeway By San Pablo Avenue
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (July 31, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a car accident on the 80 Freeway by San Pablo Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:59 a.m. in the Westbound lanes of the freeway. Authorities believe that the accident may have involved two vehicles.
Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victims. There is an ongoing investigation about what may have caused the car accident.
Liability In Pedestrian Accidents
Drivers must take care to avoid hitting pedestrians even if they are outside of 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.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a personal injury claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Damages in a civil claim can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that victims are aware of their rights and that they get the support that they deserve. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime if you need help (888) 888-9285.