SAN JOSE: Motorcyclist Injured In San Jose Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Highway 101 By Lawrence Expressway
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a car accident on Highway 101 by Lawrence Expressway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place between a Chevy Tahoe and a motorcycle rider. The driver of the Tahoe left the scene.
Paramedics arrived and treated the victim for injuries. An investigation into the crash remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Hit-And-Run Collisions
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 car accident with a negligent driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you love been injured in a hit and run accident? You may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get all of the support that they deserve. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.