NEWCASTLE, CA (April 14, 2017) – California Highway Patrol reported an accident on Friday evening on the 80 Freeway at Gilardi Road. (map)
The accident occurred at about 4:30 p.m. Two pedestrians were hit in the roadway and three vehicles were involved. No other details about the accident are available at this time.
Both victims had to be transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. CHP is currently investigating the crash to determine the cause and liability.
“The conventional wisdom is that the pedestrian always has the right of way. This is not always the case and creates a dangerous situation. Many pedestrian deaths and injuries can be avoided by both drivers and pedestrians being alert and cautious,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm.
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