Man Injured in Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident on 15th Street near 8th Avenue [Oakland, CA]

Man Injured in Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident on 15th Street near 8th Avenue [Oakland, CA]
Man Injured in Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident on 15th Street near 8th Avenue [Oakland, CA]

Man Hurt in Oakland Hit-and-Run Bicycle Crash on 15th Street

 
OAKLAND, CA (April 12, 2022) — A man suffered a severe head injury in a hit-and-run bicycle accident on 15th Street near 8th Avenue on Friday.
 
According to Oakland police officers, the hit-and-run accident happened around 4:00 p.m. For unknown reasons, a Cadillac driver traveling southbound on 8th Avenue ran a red traffic light. Subsequently, the Cadillac struck a man biking through the intersection on a green light.
 
Immediately after the crash, the driver reversed and drove eastbound on 15th Street. Soon after, paramedics arrived and brought the 38-year-old Oakland man to a hospital for treatment of major head injuries. At this time, investigators believe speed might have played a role in the accident. However, an ongoing investigation should confirm other factors.
 
If anyone has more information on this hit-and-run bicycle accident, please contact Oakland police officers.
 
Driving safely keeps you and others from harm’s way. Pay attention to traffic lights and watch your speed. You can minimize the risks of accidents greatly.


The Law Offices of Daniel Kim has dedicated industry leaders focused on winning. Our attorneys will walk you through every phase of the entire process and work with you to understand your case. We have settled over two hundred million dollars for individuals in thousands of successful cases, including bicycle accidents. Our law firm is here for anyone in need of representation. If interested in speaking with Daniel, contact us at (800) 895-7199. You can also request a copy of the police report of the accident.
 

 

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