Avian Law Group is keeping a close eye on a recent hit-and-run accident involving a cyclist that occurred at Folsom Boulevard and Mayhew Road in La Riviera, CA.
According to reports from the California Highway Patrol, a tow truck collided with a man who was riding his bicycle. The cyclist was seriously injured and the tow truck driver fled the scene of the accident.
Hit-and-run accidents have become quite common in the state of California. Victims can suffer serious, life-changing injuries and even death due to the reckless behavior of drivers who leave the scene of an accident.
The severity of this incident highlights the importance of ensuring that drivers involved in an accident remain at the scene and provide assistance where necessary. Avian Law Group understands the difficulty that individuals and families face following a hit-and-run accident. Victims may require significant medical attention, resulting in hefty medical bills, lost income, physical pain and emotional distress.
Families may also face the loss of a loved one due to fatal hit-and-run collisions. In this specific incident, we encourage anyone with information on the collision to contact the California Highway Patrol as soon as possible to assist in the investigation and bring the responsible parties to justice.
In situations like these, it is important to consult with an experienced personal injury attorney who can provide guidance and fight for the rights of the victims.
We at Avian Law Group want to remind all drivers and cyclists to exercise caution on the roads to avoid accidents. If an accident does occur, please remain at the scene, offer assistance where necessary and contact proper authorities.