55-Year-Old Bicyclist in Critical Condition After a Crash near North Torrey Pines Road
SAN DIEGO, CA (July 14, 2022) – Saturday morning, a bicyclist was badly hurt after a crash near North Torrey Pines Road.
On July 9, at around 10:30 a.m., police reported to a crash involving a Toyota Rav-4 and a bicyclist.
The driver of the Toyota, a 79-year-old woman, was driving northbound when the bicyclist, a 55-year-old woman, swerved into her vehicle. The impact of the crash caused the bicyclist to fall to the ground. Emergency responders transported her to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries. She is reportedly in stable condition.
Additionally, the 79-year-old woman driving the Toyota did not suffer any injuries.
Just like drivers are expected to be responsible and abide by all traffic laws, bicyclists also have to behave reasonably and responsibly. If you’re driving, always look out for bicycle riders at all times. Also, do not engage in any non-driving activity which could turn your attention from the road. For bicyclists, use the bike lane. Slow down or stay out of the way when you see a vehicle that’s about to turn on your way.
If your safety on the road was put under a great threat due to a negligent driver, reach out to Sweet James. With over 20 years of experience in the legal field, they will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Their seasoned professional legal team has dealt with cases including bicycle accidents, personal injury, and wrongful death. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. You can also contact them 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message. Click here to request a police report.
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