An 18-year-old bicyclist sustained serious injuries when he was hit by a car July 8 in Linda Vista, San Diego. The accident occurred around 4:50 p.m. on Linda Vista Road near Ulric Street. The male teen was transported to the Intensive Care Unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital, where he was treated for and a broken lower back.
The father said his son was in much pain and will be wearing a back brace, but he expects him to make a full recovery.
The driver of the vehicle said she did not see the cyclist riding in the crosswalk. No charges have been filed, and the investigation is ongoing, according to San Diego police.
Attorney Frederick M. Dudek, an avid cyclist, knows how bicycling accidents occur and that many times these collisions happen through no fault of the rider. He understands the seriousness of the injuries that result when a driver fails to notice a cyclist.
If you were injured in a bike accident, Frederick M. Dudek can use his firsthand cycling experience and legal knowledge to help you seek medical treatment and file insurance paperwork.
Frederick M. Dudek also offers legal services on a contingency fee basis. This means that if your case is not successful and no money is recovered, you do not owe any attorney fees. If you or a loved one is injured in a bike accident, speak with our attorney during a free consultation to learn how we may be able to assist.
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