Atherton, CA – Accident on Middlefield Rd Leaves Bicyclist Injured
Atherton, CA (July 23, 2020) – A bicyclist was hospitalized after a collision reported in San Mateo County on Wednesday. At 7:45 p.m., on July 23, emergency crews in San Mateo County responded to the scene of a collision on Middlefield Road
According to reports provided by local news sources, a bicyclist was traveling on Middlefield Road when they were struck by a vehicle near the intersection with James Avenue. The bicyclist sustained injuries to a lower extremity. The victim was rushed to a local hospital for treatment immediately following the collision. At this time, police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident.
Bicycle Accidents in California
Thousands of people are injured in bicycle accidents each year in California. These accidents can result in minor injuries for some. However, the vast majority of victims are left with broken bones, spinal cord injuries, and other debilitating injuries that cause overwhelming pain and suffering. Many victims require immediate medical treatment for their injuries. Given the fact that pedestrians are vulnerable to the impact of collisions, they are more likely to sustain injuries that lead to permanent disabilities and impairments.
Many victims involved in pedestrian accidents have problems enjoying activities they once loved. Numerous people involved in pedestrian accidents are unable to return to work indefinitely. Not only are victims forced to endure the mental and emotional consequences of accidents, but they are often left with extraordinary financial burdens as well. When victims are injured in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers, it is crucial that they seek the legal guidance of a knowledgeable car accident attorney in California as soon as possible.
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