On Christmas evening, a woman bicyclist collided with a car in the Friars Road and Sea World Drive intersection. A woman was driving west on Sea World Drive and the bicyclist was merging onto Sea World Drive when the car collided with the bicyclist. “The woman riding the bicycle was on the wrong side of the road in a dedicated bicycle lane on Friars failed to stop at a red traffic signal and drove through the intersection when the car struck her”, NBC San Diego.
Authorities confirmed that the woman driving was neither under the influence nor speeding at the time of the accident. The medics arrived on the scene and resuscitated the bicyclist three times before they took her to the hospital.
This accident was extremely unfortunate, and the team here at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers wish the woman a speedy recovery. If you are in a bicycle accident, you must first seek medical attention. After receiving treatment, it is important to preserve evidence by taking photos of our injuries and damaged to your bicycle. The attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have extensive experience in handling bicycle accident cases. Contact us today for a free case consultation at 1.800.GO.HARRIS.