Oakland Bike Party Resulted in Injuries after Hit-and-Run
OAKLAND, CA (September 16, 2022) – Friday night, two bicyclists attending a Bike Party were injured after a hit-and-run on Alcatraz Avenue.
The incident happened at the East Bay Bike Party, on September 9th, at around 8:45 a.m. on Alcatraz Avenue.
According to reports, a group of bicyclists was riding in the area when a gray sedan drove through the crowd, knocking several riders to the ground. The driver failed to render aid to the victims after the collision and instead fled the scene. Investigators state that the matter appeared to be a road rage incident.
Responding officers arrived at the site of the crash shortly after and treated at least two cyclists for injuries.
At this time, the driver of the gray sedan has not been identified, although, an active investigation is currently underway. Those with further information regarding the hit-and-run on Alcatraz Avenue are encouraged to contact Oakland Officials as soon as possible.
Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions. Doing so can help you avoid incidents like the hit-and-run on Alcatraz Avenue
If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let them help you protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge. Click here to request a police report.
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