Sacramento, CA – Hit-and-Run Injures 2 at Palm and Walnut Avenues
Sacramento, CA (March 22, 2019) – An alleged hit-and-run accident on Wednesday afternoon sent two people to the hospital. One person suffered major injuries.
The accident occurred near Palm and Walnut Avenues, close to Interstate 80. The California Highway Patrol stated that the crash involved a red car of unidentified make and a silver Nissan Sentra.
The CHP reported that a man in his 40s was observed leaving one of the cars and fleeing the area. Further details about the man, including whether or not he was located, were not included in the report.
Emergency medical personnel and the local fire department arrived on the scene to assist those injured in the accident. One of the patients sustained major injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The names of those injured in the accident were not reported. The accident is currently under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured during this difficult time.
Car Accidents in California
Negligent drivers are drivers who are careless when it comes to the safety of others on the road. According to a 2016 report by the California Office of Traffic Safety, 7.6% of California drivers have displayed distracted behavior due to electronic device use. In 2015, 59.6% of California drivers surveyed stated that they had been hit or nearly hit by drivers using electronic devices.
Our goal at the Brady Law Group is assisting those who have been affected by the negligence of others on the road, whether that be from electronic device use, substance use, or other neglectful behavior. We will help you receive compensation for damages and losses. If you or someone you know was injured in a car accident due to another person’s negligence, call 866-478-6483 for a free consultation 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 to all those involved in the accident.