Palm Springs, California – Man Injured During Pedestrian Accident on Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, California (June 23, 2018) – Local news reported that a pedestrian was seriously injured in an accident that took place near the 1300 block of Indian Canyon Drive in the Palm Springs area. The incident took place around 9:15 PM on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Authorities have not yet revealed the identities of the pedestrian or the motorist at this time.
As per the report, the male pedestrian was walking down Indian Canyon Drive on Saturday night. At the same time, a driver of a GMC SUV was heading southbound down the same route. Without warning, the vehicle slammed into the pedestrian. The motorist was completely unharmed during the accident and cooperated with law enforcement during initial investigations.
Following the crash, the male pedestrian sustained severe industries and was transported to a nearby hospital to receive treatment. Medical personnel have not elaborated on his current physical state.
At present, the investigation is ongoing. However, authorities confirmed the male pedestrian had wandered from the designated crosswalk area. Investigators have yet to determine if this action could have contributed to the accident.
We send our warmest thoughts and prayers to the pedestrian during this difficult time and wish him a fast and efficient recovery.
Riverside County Car and Pedestrian Accident Lawyer
As part of the ongoing investigation, authorities will consider a variety of potential causes for the accident. Forensic teams will inspect the GMC for potential mechanical issues and/or system malfunctions. Additional factors may include drunk driving, negligence, or inability to comply with traffic laws on the part of the motorist.
Any victim of a pedestrian accident or traffic collision has the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including hospital bills and painful injuries.
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.
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 to all those involved in the accident.