One Person Injured In Sacramento Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Highway 51 By T Street
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2019) – One person was injured in a hit-and-run car accident on Highway 51 near T Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:25 p.m. A gray sedan and a Honda collided for reasons that remain under investigation.
Paramedics arrived in order to treat the victim for their injuries. The other driver fled the scene. There is an ongoing investigation into the accident.
Liability In Hit-And-Run 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 hit-and-run may be able to hold the negligent driver accountable through a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
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