A 76-Year-Old Woman Was Injured In The Parking Lot of Holy Innocents Catholic Church
VICTORVILLE, CALIFORNIA (March 7, 2019) – A 76-year-old woman was seriously injured in a car accident at the Holy Innocents Catholic Church parking lot.
The accident took place as the victim was leavhing church on Sunday. Paramedics rushed to the Holy Innocents Catholic Church located on El Evado Road.
The woman suffered rib injuries and had to be transported to the Antelope Valley Medical Center. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Parking Lot Accidents
Drivers have a responsibility to drive in a reasonably cautious manner in order to avoid accidents. Parking lots can be very dangerous places. Pedestrians can appear from out of nowhere. This is why drivers should go slow in parking lots. A disproportionate number of accidents tend to happen at night between 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Any person that is injured in a pedestrian accident may have the ability to seek damages through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a personal injury claim can include money for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A pedestrian accident can create medical expenses in excess of $60,000. A car accident attorney can work to make sure that you are adequately compensated following a collision.
Getting Help After A Pedestrian Accident
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