Eureka, CA – Injuries Suffered in Pedestrian Accident on Herrick Off-Ramp
Eureka, CA (August 5, 2018) – One person was reported to have suffered injuries after a motor vehicle struck the pedestrian Saturday night on the Herrick off-ramp, according to a local and dependable news source. The injurious accident which occurred at approximately 9:25 p.m. took place on the off-ramp, near the Park and Ride in Eureka.
The news report stated that the pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and likely sustained at least moderate to severe injuries. However, the events that transpired and led to the accident are not known at this time. Emergency personnel was called to the scene to administer aid to the victim. Statements confirmed that the injured pedestrian received CPR at the scene.
The victim was immediately rushed to a local hospital to undergo treatment for their injuries, which currently unknown. The name of the victim and their present condition remain unclear at this time. There were no more details released in regards to the cause or reason for this crash. Investigators are actively examining all the evidence surrounding this incident in an effort to establish liability.
Our utmost concerns and sympathies are with the victim of this collision as we maintain our warmest prayers for their full recovery.
California Pedestrian Accident
The investigation will need to comb over numerous details in order to make an accurate assessment of the events that took place. Whether or not the pedestrian was in the roadway or in a marked crosswalk will need to be determined alongside whether or not the driver of the vehicle had been engaged in any negligent behavior.
After the investigation finds its conclusive results, there may be grounds for a serious personal injury lawsuit to follow. Albeit, only the victim can make the personal decision to seek financial restitution.
We at Brady Law Group are passionately dedicated to holding negligent drivers responsible for the harm they cause. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident or other crash due to a negligent driver, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys today.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
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.