Two People Injured In Sacramento Motorcycle Accident With Pedestrian By Arden Way and Howe Avenue
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (May 25, 2019) – Two were injured in an accident after a motorcyclist ran into a pedestrian by the intersection of Arden Way and Howe Avenue.
Sacramento police are saying that the accident took place around 6:43 p.m. in front of a McDonalds. Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the people that were injured.
There is an ongoing investigation into what may have caused the accident.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcyclists and other drivers have a legal responsibility to yield the right of way to pedestrians that are lawfully in marked crosswalks. according to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection, except as otherwise provided in this chapter.”
Any person that is injured in a pedestrian accident may have the ability to recover damages for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can investigate your case free of cost and let you know if you have a claim that can be pursued. It’s important to be proactive and seek help shortly after a collision.
Getting Help After A Pedestrian Accident
Have you or someone that you love been injured in a pedestrian or motorcycle accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get the support that they need to fully recover. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.