Oakland, CA. Accident Involving Pedestrian Results in Injuries on 80 Freeway
Oakland, CA. (July 8, 2018) – A pedestrian accident resulted in injuries Saturday morning on the I-80 Freeway in Oakland, according to the California Highway Patrol. The accident took place at approximately 9:13 a.m. on the 80 Freeway eastbound underneath San Pablo Dam Road. There were two vehicles involved in the accident.
The report stated that two vehicles and a pedestrian were all a part of the collision. One vehicle had apparently struck the center divider and stopped. A female occupant reportedly exited the vehicle and started to run across the 80 Freeway. While the woman was crossing the freeway, she was allegedly hit by a second vehicle.
Responders arrived to assist the victim after the accident. The victim apparently suffered only minor injuries due to contact with the vehicle. The authorities are presently conducting a full investigation into this accident.
We would like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the pedestrian injured in this crash as we wish for her full recovery.
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The investigation into this accident will primarily focus on the actions of those involved. Investigators will likely look to see if any negligent behavior can be associated with the cause of the accident. Distracted driving, intoxication, and excessive speed will be investigated among other factors that could have been involved in the accident. Depending on the results of the investigation, there may possibly be grounds for a personal injury lawsuit.
Numerous victims choose in favor of filing a claim for compensation after being the victim of a sudden accident. Hospital bills, future medical expenses, and the loss of future wages are all very common reasons why many people seek to obtain recompense. While we are proud of our passionate determination to hold negligent drivers accountable, only the victim may decide whether or not they wish to file a lawsuit.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery. If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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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.