A 9-year-old girl suffered broken leg in a serious hit-and-run bike accident that occurred on June 30‚ 2011‚ around 1 p.m. in the 1200 block of North Escondido Boulevard in North San Diego County. According to the police officers responding to the accident‚ a young rider believed to be 13-15 years old was riding a black BMX-style bicycle when he struck the pedestrian.
Responding medics immediately transported the injured girl to Palomar Medical Center to received treatment for the injuries suffered. From the available information‚ it is evident that reckless driving and negligent actions of the young bicycle rider led to this serious bicycle crash that left a child injured. It is also a felony to flee from the accident scene. Leaving the scene of accident is a direct violation of California Vehicle Code.
The injured child’s parents should seek counsel from a San Diego bike crash lawyer to know learn their legal rights and options. An experienced North County bicycle accident attorney will make it easy for the injured girl’s parents to obtain compensation and get the justice they deserve. The lawyer may also hire his own team of investigators to find the guilty party.
Our law office sincerely hopes that the injured victim recovers to her complete health soon.
Ross Jurewitz represents people injured in San Diego County bicycle accidents and is the managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group‚ a California personal injury law firm dedicated to representing families of children injured or killed in pedestrian accidents. If you or a loved one has been killed or injured in a bike accident in North San Diego County‚ please order your free copy of the California car accident book. It is full of helpful information that will help you protect your legal rights and it is free to all California residents.
Ross Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.
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