Sacramento, CA (March 9, 2023) – A pedestrian accident was reported in the Sacramento area on Wednesday afternoon that left one person injured.
Calls for assistance came into the California Highway Patrol at approximately 3:00 p.m. on March 8 regarding a pedestrian accident that occurred on the north side of Sacramento.
Preliminary investigations show that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the area of Elverta Road and Walerga Road during the afternoon hours. Area firefighters responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance to California Highway Patrol troopers.
The pedestrian was treated at the scene for their injuries. The victim was then transported to a local hospital for further medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Pedestrian accidents can be incredibly debilitating. Unfortunately, we see thousands of people hospitalized every year as a result of these accidents right here in California. When victims are left with significant spinal cord injuries, trauma to the head, broken bones, and other serious injuries, they often require extensive medical treatment. Trying to go through therapy, rehabilitation, and even surgery while being forced out of work and left to endear overwhelmingly painful injuries can be incredibly exhausting.
In the aftermath of a motor vehicle accident, it is important that victims are aware of the legal options that they have. A Sacramento pedestrian accident lawyer will be able to meet with you and discuss your case. Your attorney will be able to educate you with regard to your rights as a victim and fight for fair compensation on your behalf.
After an accident, you can recover compensation to alleviate the cost of medical care that you require. This includes both immediate costs and long-term care expenses. In addition, you can recover compensation for your lost wages, pain and suffering, and a variety of other damages that you face. It is absolutely critical that you seek help from a skilled California law firm as soon as possible to ensure you have the strongest case against the defendant in order to prevail.
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