Pedestrian Accident on West Orangeburg Hospitalizes Grandmother and her Granddaughter

MODESTO, CA (September 15, 2021) On Monday, a grandmother with her granddaughter suffered injuries after a pedestrian accident on West Orangeburg.

The incident took place around 8:00 a.m. September 13, on West Orangeburg Avenue and Martin Avenue.

According to reports, the two were crossing the street at the intersection when they were hit by a sedan for reasons unknown. Her grandson was also present, but fortunately he was not hit.

Paramedics then rushed the grandmother to the hospital with leg injuries, while the girl was airlifted to another hospital in critical condition.

Meanwhile, the 21-year-old driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

Following the investigation, police did not consider drugs and alcohol to be factors in the pedestrian accident on West Orangeburg Avenue.

However, an active investigation remains ongoing.

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.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a hit-and-run crash. Reach out to the car accident lawyers at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Call them at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. To request for a police report, click here.

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