Pedestrian Injured In Pleasant Hill Car Accident On Interstate 680 Freeway By Monument Boulevard Off-Ramp
PLEASANT HILL, CALIFORNIA (June 27,2019) – A 20-year-old man was seriously injured in a car accident on the Interstate 680 near Monument Boulevard off-ramp.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:30 a.m. Police are saying that a driver hit the victim and then fled the scene.
The pedestrian was then hit by an Audi SUV and a Toyota Corolla. There is an ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
Liability In Car Accidents
It is a felony to flee the scene of an accident that results in great 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.” Pedestrians injured in car accidents may have legal recourse through a personal injury claim.
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 have. We can take steps to help with your medical bills. Whether you need assistance after an accident or just have questions about your rights we are here for you. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.