49-Year-Old Man Hospitalized after Being Struck in a Crash on Old Pecos Trail

SANTA FE, NM (August 7, 2023) – Tuesday morning, a cyclist sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Old Pecos Trail.

The incident happened on August 1st, at around 6:15 a.m., on Old Pecos Trail near the intersection of Santa Barbara Drive.

According to reports, a 49-year-old bicyclist was riding along Old Pecos Trail when a white or gold-colored sedan struck him from behind. The impact of the collision caused the rider to sustain serious injuries.

Dispatchers sent emergency crews to the area shortly after. From there, paramedics transported the 49-year-old cyclist to a local hospital for treatment.

Officials urge anyone with information to call Crash Investigator Officer Jeremy Duran at 505-603-1545 as soon as possible.

A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a motor vehicle accident. Especially one that results in property damage or injury to another party. If you ever get involved in an accident, call 911 and aid anyone injured while waiting for the police to arrive. Remain at the scene. If able, exchange particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a bicycle 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 1-800-900-0000 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge.

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