Motorcyclist Injured In Hollister Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Highway 101 By Dunne Avenue
HOLLISTER, CALIFORNIA (September 7, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a hit and run collision that took place on Highway 101 by Dunne Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident involved a silver Nissan Sentra. The motorcyclist was knocked off of their bike and had to receive treatment.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time. Police are still searching for the driver that took off.
Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victim who was hit.
Liability In Hit-And-Run Collisions
Drivers are supposed to stop their vehicles after an accident. If a driver flees the scene of a collision resulting in bodily injury they may face civil as well as criminal liability. 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.”
Getting Help After A Motorcycle Accident
Victims of motorcycle accidents are protected by a number of laws. They may be able to recover damages for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. 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 need to recover. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.