San Francisco, CA (March 9, 2023) – A pedestrian crash in the Western Addition section of San Francisco sent one person to a local hospital with injuries.
Preliminary reports show that just after 11:15 a.m. on March 8, authorities were notified that an automobile accident occurred on Golden Gate Avenue.
A pedestrian was walking in the area of Golden Gate Avenue and Steiner Street when they were struck by a car. The pedestrian suffered injuries as a result of the crash.
Paramedics were called to care for the injured party and transferred them to a local hospital.
The California Highway Patrol out of San Francisco is currently investigating the incident.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Pedestrian accidents can be incredibly debilitating. Unfortunately, thousands of people in our state are left with serious injuries as a result of these accidents every year. Countless pedestrians are forced to deal with spinal cord injuries, severe cuts and lacerations, and internal organ injuries following accidents that take place in our state.
There are countless instances where innocent people are hurt in accidents due to the negligent actions of other drivers. Many pedestrian accidents take place due to drivers who are impaired, distracted, or otherwise reckless.
When innocent people suffer debilitating injuries due to pedestrian accidents, they often have legal recourse to help them move forward. Seeking guidance can provide financial relief for the damages and losses that you face. After an accident, you have the ability to file a personal injury claim against the person responsible. This accident can help you seek financial compensation for your medical costs, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, and loss of enjoyment of life. It is crucial that you seek legal help as soon as possible to provide yourself with the best opportunity of holding the negligent driver accountable and get justice.
Having a skilled attorney in your corner in the aftermath of an accident can make a significant difference when it comes to proving your case against the defendant. Your attorney will be able to gather strong evidence against them and fight for fair compensation, so you can focus on attending to your injuries without worry.
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