Man Hurt in Pedestrian Crash on M Street in Merced
MERCED, CA (April 28, 2022) — A man was injured in a pedestrian accident on M Street at Olive Avenue on Tuesday night.
According to the Merced Police Department, the pedestrian crash happened around 8:45 p.m. For unknown reasons, a driver heading eastbound on Olive Avenue made a right turn and struck the man in the crosswalk.
Shortly after, paramedics reached the scene and took the victim to a hospital for treatment of unknown injuries. Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene for investigators.
At this time, authorities do not suspect drugs or alcohol to have played a role in the accident. However, if any witnesses have more information, please call the Merced Police.
You can avoid accidents when you take the proper precautions. Pedestrians should always clear the road before crossing and drivers should always slow down. Streets become safer when we become more alert to our surroundings.
The Law Offices of Daniel Kim is a top-rated firm dedicated to helping crash survivors get their lives back on track. Healing from catastrophic injuries requires time, money and effort. If struggling financially to manage these costly medical bills, call (800) 895-7199. Daniel will quantify all losses and damages and ensure the reckless party pays for what he or she has been. Daniel will ensure you receive significant compensation paid by the at-fault driver. For a free case consultation, call our law group. We can also get you a copy of the police report from the accident.