A bicyclist was killed after suffering major injuries when a car hit him on Tuesday in San Jose. The collision occurred on Leigh Avenue and Coit Drive intersection near the Fammatre Elementary School. The identity of the man on the bike has yet to be released, however, he was confirmed dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle did stop and cooperated with the authorities. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers send our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the man.
At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we are cyclists ourselves and have a personal connection to protecting the rights of those who have been seriously injured. We know that many drivers are inattentive, negligent or simply disrespectful to cyclists on the road. When a loved one has passed away because of the negligent actions of another, in some cases, the surviving family members can bring a wrongful death claim against the negligent wrongdoer. The San Jose injury attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have years of experience to bring your bike accident injury cases to a successful resolution. Call today for a free consultation.