Pedestrian Injured In Oro Grande Hit-And-Run Accident On National Trails Highway By Barbosa Road
ORO GRANDE, CALIFORNIA (July 31, 2019) – A pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident that took place on National Trails Highway by Barbosa Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 5:02 a.m. by the intersection of the roadway. Paramedics rushed to the scene following the accident.
They discovered a 40-year-old man laying in the roadway as a result of the crash. The victim was taken by ambulance to the Victor Valley Global Medical Center.
There is an ongoing search for the driver that fled the scene.
Liability In Pedestrian Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of an 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 car accident due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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