Eureka, CA (July 17, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that an alleged hit-and-run accident took place in the vicinity of Herrick Avenue and Meadow Circuit. The incident occurred at approximately 1:46 PM in the afternoon on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. At this time, authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the 65-year old male victim and the hit-and-run suspect.
According to the dispatch from CHP, a green Ford Explorer had been at the crash site. However, officials did not specify if this vehicle had been involved in the accident in any way. CHP has not provided information about additional vehicles involved in the crash.
Personnel have confirmed the 65-year old male victim sustained an injured hip from the impact. His current condition has not been revealed.
As part of initial logs, the CHP reported a hit-and-run crash had taken place along Concord Avenue but have not informed external sources about the potential suspect.
Investigators are currently looking into the possible cause of the crash. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Hit-and-run accidents should not be taken lightly. Fleeing the scene of a crash site is considered a cowardly, criminal act, and drivers responsible for such an act can face serious punishment, including charges of felony.
In the event of an unfortunate incident like a hit-and-run crash, victims always have the right to seek justice. in this sense, the male victim of the Herrick and Meadow Circuit crash can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit against the suspect driver. Legal intervention can reap enormous benefits, including compensation for unfortunate issues ranging from medical bills, painful injuries, and preservation of well-being.
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.