Avian Law Group reports on a recent hit-and-run collision near Interstate 780 in Vacaville, California, that resulted in injuries to a construction worker. On Tuesday, April 25th, a worker at a construction site was struck by a vehicle in the area of Interstate 80 and 780 Freeway. Damani Mathews Jr. was identified as the driver who caused the injuries by the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.
According to ABC10 News, the Sheriff’s Office pursued Mathews Jr. as he tried to flee the scene after hitting the construction worker. Thankfully, the worker survived and was taken to nearby medical facilities for treatment.
This accident highlights the dangers that construction workers face while on the job. It is the responsibility of drivers to remain alert and aware while near construction sites. The consequences of reckless driving and negligence can not only result in injuries but also in legal charges against the driver responsible.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction site accident, it is important to seek legal counsel to understand your rights and available options. At Avian Law Group, our team of experienced personal injury attorneys can help you navigate the legal process and fight for the compensation you deserve.
Remember, reckless and negligent behaviors on the road can have severe consequences. Stay alert and drive responsibly, especially near construction sites where workers are present.