1 Person Hospitalized after Lodi Bicycle Accident at Hutchins Street and Century Boulevard
Lodi, California (June 29, 2020) – Authorities are investigating a Sunday afternoon bicycle crash that left one person seriously injured in Lodi.
The crash happened at the intersection of Hutchins Street and Century Boulevard, at about 1:00 p.m., on June 28.
According to the officials, a vehicle struck the bicyclist at the intersection. The manner at which the crash occurred is yet to be established.
The cyclist was taken to a hospital in critical condition. The name of the patient was not disclosed.
More details about the accident were not immediately available.
The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the accident is urged to call Officer Ivey at 209-333-4848.
“Far too many bicycle collisions are caused by the carelessness or recklessness of other motorists. Sadly, when this occurs, motorcyclists are the ones who tend to suffer the vast majority of injuries”, according to Arin Khodaverdian, Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group. Under California’s rule of comparative negligence, a victim may be able to collect compensation for injuries and other damages even if you were partly at fault for the accident.