Motorcyclist Injured In Willits Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Center Valley Road
WILLITS, CALIFORNIA (September 10, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a hit-and-run car accident on Center Valley Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:46 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation the car and motorcycle collided near East Hill Road.
The driver that hit the victim did not stop and is currently being sought by police. Paramedics took the victim to the hospital.
Liability In Hit-And-Run Collisions
It is a felony to flee the scene of a car 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.” Victims may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help with lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
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