San Francisco, CA – Scooter Rider Struck by Vehicle on Harrison St
San Francisco, CA (July 9, 2020) – An automobile accident on Wednesday sent one victim to a local hospital for treatment. Just before 1:40 p.m., on July 8, the San Francisco Police and Fire Departments responded to the site of an auto accident on Harrison Street.
Reports from authorities show that a scooter rider was traveling through the intersection of Harrison Street and 23rd Street when they were struck by a car. The rider suffered serious injuries in the accident. EMS transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment. At this time, police in San Francisco are investigating to determine the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident.
Scooter Accidents in California
Every year, thousands of people are injured in pedestrian accidents throughout the state of California. Riders on scooters are particularly susceptible to serious injuries due to the fact that they are without protection at the time of their accidents. Many victims are left with broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and other injuries that require extensive medical treatment and months of therapy to recover. When victims sustain injuries in accidents caused by negligent drivers, they should reach out to a scooter accident attorney in California as soon as possible.
San Francisco Bay personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of William E. Weiss have extensive experience helping victims maximize their recoveries. Our attorneys strive to ensure victims hold wrongdoers accountable so they can get the justice they deserve. Contact Attorney William E. Weiss directly by calling (415) 235-7060 to schedule a free case evaluation with an aggressive personal injury attorney in California to see what legal options are available for you.
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