San Diego, CA – Bicyclist Severely Injured after Deadly Collision along Kane Street and Chicago Street in Bay Park
San Diego, CA (August 10, 2018) – The San Diego Police have reported that a bicyclist suffered severe injuries after a deadly collision with a larger vehicle that took place along Kane Street, in the vicinity of Chicago Street, in Bay Park. The accident transpired at approximately 1:45 PM in the afternoon on Thursday, August 9, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the injured bicyclist and the motorist involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to initial police reports, an unidentified 32-year old man had been riding a bicycle in the Bay Area when he passed through an alleyway at Chicago Street and Moreno Boulevard. At the same time, a 36-year old man was driving a 2017 GMC Denali east along a similar route. Ultimately, as the bicyclist attempted to cross Kane Street, the oncoming GMC plowed into the rider.
Afterward, officials confirmed the bicyclist was transported to a nearby hospital and received treatment for severe injuries sustained during the crash.
The GMC Driver was unharmed.
At this time, the San Diego Police has assumed authority over the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers to the injured bicyclist during this difficult time and wish him a swift and efficient recovery from his injuries.
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Based on the information provided by police, certain issues surrounding the crash on Kane Street remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will inspect the bike and the GMC and examine photos of the crash site to determine if the rider and the driver had experienced mechanical issues or system failure. Simultaneously, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the crash.
Non-guilty victims involved in a brutal accident of this nature can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit and, ultimately, receive compensation for multiple issues including medical 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.
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