A traffic accident was reported to have taken place on Sunday, October 11th, 2020. The incident occurred in Carson and was found to be a hit-and-run. A bicycle was struck by the unknown vehicle, and the occupant of the bike, identified as 27-year-old Mario Nunez, was pronounced dead at the scene. The vehicle which hit him has yet to be found, and the family of the victim is pleading for the driver to come forward and surrender themselves to authorities.
Can A Bicycle Owner File A Claim After A Traffic Accident?
Yes, they can. Just like any other traffic accident victims, a bicyclist who has experienced injuries or damages from an automobile collision should pursue a claim. This claim can be filed against the individual at-fault or their auto insurance company. You should ensure that the personal injury claim you file covers all the injuries or damages that affected you due to the ensuing collision. If you’d like our assistance in determining these based on your specific case, call us at (310) 888-0024 for a free consultation, available 24/7.