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San Francisco, CA – Serious Pedestrian Accident Leads to Severe Injuries

serious pedestrian accident

San Francisco, CA (August 24, 2018) – A serious pedestrian accident led to severe injuries in one person in the area of Jerrold Avenue early Thursday, according to San Francisco police.

The accident was reported yesterday around 1:20 a.m. in the Bayview District. When officials arrived, they found that a male pedestrian had been crossing the street when he was suddenly struck by a vehicle. Paramedics attended to the victim, who had sustained life-threatening injuries. He was quickly transported to the hospital for further treatment.

The driver involved in the accident stopped and stayed at the scene after hitting the man. Authorities continue to investigate the cause of the accident.

San Francisco Pedestrian Accident

Did you know that California leads the nation in pedestrian-related deaths? Some of the most common reasons for these accidents include drunk driving, running a stop sign, making a right turn without looking for pedestrians, and speeding. Even at the slowest speed, pedestrians can be seriously injured in these accidents, as they have virtually no protections on the roadways. We extend our condolences if you have received serious injuries in one of these accidents.

You might have sustained serious injuries in your pedestrian accident such as traumatic brain injuries, amputation, spinal cord injuries, and more. Let us stand by your side to help you receive the compensation you deserve at the Los Angeles Injury Group. We are waiting to hear from you at 310-954-7248.

 


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