One Person Injured In Placerville Bicycle Accident By The Intersection of Malcolm Dixon Road and Green Valley Road
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA (July 30, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a car accident by the intersection of Malcolm Dixon Road and Green Valley Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the bicyclist was hit around 7:52 a.m. The bicyclist was hit by a motorcyclist that was crossing the road.
Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victims. It remains unclear what may have caused the accident.
Liability In Bicycle Accidents
All drivers must exercise caution and take measures to avoid causing accidents with pedestrians. According to California Vehicle Code 21200, “A person riding a bicycle or operating a pedicab upon a highway has all the rights and is subject to all the provisions applicable to the driver of a vehicle by this division, including, but not limited to, provisions concerning driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages or drugs.” The victim of any bicycle accident may be able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
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