Boulder Creek, CA – Pedestrian Accident on Central Avenue at Bear Creek Road
Boulder Creek, CA (August 10, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a pedestrian who suffered injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Central Avenue early Friday morning. The collision that occurred on Central Avenue, also known as State Route 9, took place at around 2:26 a.m. at Bear Creek Road.
The report that was released stated that the victim of the accident “barely had a pulse” immediately following the impact of the collision. Initially, a medical helicopter was requested to airlift the injured man to a local hospital, however, the helicopter was canceled due to weather conditions in the area.
Emergency responders who arrived on the scene were quickly transported to the hospital via ground ambulance. Authorities reported that the victims’ injuries turned out to be minor after receiving treatment at the hospital. The driver who struck the man was reported to have stayed at the scene and fully cooperated with authorities. The vehicle had to be towed away from the scene for evidence.
No further information has been provided pertaining to the events that caused this accident. Authorities are actively investigating all aspects of the incident.
We sincerely extend our deepest sympathies to the victim as we warmly wish for their full recovery.
California Pedestrian Accident
The investigation into the events of this accident will likely remain focused on the location. Whether or not the pedestrian had the right-of-way or if the driver involved had acted in a negligent manner will be among the deciding factors of the investigation. In the event that all the forensic evidence at the scene points to the driver being held responsible for the damages, then there will likely be grounds for a personal injury claim provided for the victim.
We at Brady Law Group are here for you with our passionate dedication to holding negligent drivers liable for the pain and destruction they cause. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident or other collision that was not your fault, please don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation today.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.