A cyclist crashed head-on with a vehicle in Santa Barbara yesterday causing serious injuries. The cyclist was apparently heading down Gibraltar Road at a high speed when he collided with a vehicle. Noozhawk reported on the accident, and confirmed firefighters found the victim suffering major injuries and rushed him to the Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. The driver of the vehicle was unharmed, and the accident is currently under investigation. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have the bicyclist in our prayers in hopes for a speedy recovery.
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. If you are in an 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.