Pacific Grove, CA – Pedestrian Injured in Crash on Sunset Dr
Pacific Grove, CA (November 24, 2019) – A pedestrian is in the hospital after she was hit by a car on Sunset Drive on Friday, November 22nd.
The accident took place just before 8:00 a.m. near 19th Street.
According to a police report, the Pacific Grove High School freshman was walking across Sunset Drive when she was hit by a passing car.
Paramedics transported the victim to Natividad Hospital. Her injuries and condition have not been disclosed.
The driver of the car remained at the scene and cooperated with the police.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Pacific Grove
The term “pedestrian” covers anybody on foot, whether they are walking, jogging, running, sitting, lying down or hiking. A report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states that 4,280 pedestrians were killed and a further 70,000 were injured in car accidents in the United States in 2010. This comes out to one pedestrian death occurring every two hours and one pedestrian injury every eight minutes.
The car accident attorneys at the Los Angeles Injury Group have spent decades assisting victims of California car accidents in recovering the financial losses that they have endured and are entitled to collect according to the law.
If you have been injured in a car accident and would like to have a free consultation with a qualified car accident attorney regarding your case, then please give us a call at (310) 954-7248 as soon as possible.