Oceanside, CA – Cyclist Injured in Crash at CA-76 & Old Grove RdSan Diego Legal News
Oceanside, CA (February 27, 2020) – A cyclist suffered a head injury after being hit by an SUV in Oceanside, California on Wednesday, February 26th. Responding officers found the man unresponsive at the scene. The collision occurred at around 4:20 p.m. at the intersection of CA-76 and Old Grove Road.
Reports from witnesses revealed that a 2019 Lexus SUV traveling on CA-76 WB struck the cyclist. The cyclist was transported to a nearby medical facility for treatment. The driver remained at the scene and was unharmed in the crash.
No updates on the condition of the injured party have been provided. An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in California
The state of California seems as if it were made for cyclists. No matter where you are, all drivers see bicycle riders all over, especially on the beach or in urban centers. Sadly, bicyclists are at serious risk of injury each time they get on their bike.
Bicycle fatalities are more than twice the national average, accounting for nearly 4 percent of roadway deaths each year. Nationwide, around 467,000 cyclists were injured in car crashes in 2015. In some cases, a skilled California bicycle injury lawyer can help injured parties pursue lost compensation.
You should never second guess the severity of your injuries after an accident. The Coastal Legal Center will fight diligently for your right to recover. Contact our firm today at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss your legal options.
Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.