Modesto, CA – One Person Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash
Modesto, CA (October 2, 2018) – On Monday, October 1, one person was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash. The pedestrian was struck at the intersection of Carpenter and Paradise Roads.
The accident happened around 10:15 p.m. 43-year-old Angelina Bargas of Modesto had been crossing the street at the intersection before a red-colored vehicle struck her. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and Bargas was left behind with serious injuries.
Bargas was transported to the hospital by ambulance and is in serious condition today. Authorities working on the case are still searching for the driver responsible.
Hit-and-run accidents happen every day in California, causing serious injuries and fatalities to those involved. One thing that you should know is that hit-and-run accidents are a very serious crime that end in hit-and-run charges. If charges are applied to a driver who caused your accident, there is a very good chance that you will be able to prove that another party is liable.
When a suspect makes the decision to flee the scene of an accident, they are engaging in a very serious action that can cause injuries to those involved. Liability is clear in these accidents, which can be proven through a police report showing fault. You have a variety of options if you have been injured in one of these accidents.
Because the other party is liable for your injuries, you might be able to receive a variety of damages for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, emotional suffering, and more. We want to help you bring your claim in your time of need at the Los Angeles Injury Group. Call us today to find out how we can help you at 310-954-7248.