A vehicular crash between a bicycle and an unidentified vehicle occurred in Canyon County on Tuesday, November 10th. Los Angeles County Fire Department is the first responder at the scene. The accident happened on Canyon View Drive, close to Cottonwood Drive. The circumstances of the crash are still under investigation by authorities, but it is known that the bicyclist was injured. They were identified as a 20-year-old man whose name was not yet disclosed. The man is currently being treated in the hospital for his injuries. It is unknown whether anyone else was injured from the crash.
Can Bicyclists File A Claim Against A Driver Following A Traffic Incident?
In California, around 4% of all victims who die in a traffic incident in 2018 were bicyclists. This percentage is third-highest in the United States. If you are a bicyclist who was injured in a traffic accident, you should know that just like other victims, you are allowed to file a claim against the driver at-fault. The process should be fairly straightforward. However, if you don’t know how to begin the process, you can call us for a free consultation, available 24/7 by dialing (800) 310-1606.
Source: Hometown Station