Motorcyclist Injured In Pismo Beach Car Accident On Southbound Highway 101
PISMO BEACH, CALIFORNIA (July 13, 2019) – One motorcyclist was injured in a hit and run collision on Highway 101.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 2:30 p.m. by the Shelll Beach Road off-ramp. The car involved in the accident rear-ended the motorcyclist before taking off.
Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victim. A second vehicle may have also been involved.
Liability In Hit And Run Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of an accident that causes 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 hit and run accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A motorcycle accident attorney can let you know what your legal rights are free of charge. It doesn’t cost anything to hire an attorney and they only get paid if they are able to successfully resolve your case.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
If you or someone that you care about has been injured in a car accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.