SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (February 12, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck and injured on Sunday afternoon at the intersection of South Bascom Avenue and Elliot Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 4:12 pm on Sunday, at the intersection of South Bascom Avenue and Elliot Street. A pedestrian was reportedly struck by an unidentified car at the intersection, with no other details shared concerning the circumstances of the accident.
Emergency medical personnel responded to the scene and the condition of the pedestrian is unknown at this time. The accident remains under active investigation to determine cause and liability.
“According to experts drivers are responsible the majority of the time for pedestrian accidents. These collisions occur when drivers are careless and fail to yield in a crosswalk or when they turn right on a red light without looking out for a pedestrian,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a California pedestrian accident and personal injury law firm.
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