87-Year-Old Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident near Woodbridge Street

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA (August 3, 2022) Friday morning, an 87-year-old man sustained injuries in a pedestrian hit-and-run on Victoria Avenue.

The accident happened on July 22nd, at around 11:15 a.m., at the 2400 block of Victoria Avenue near Woodbridge Street.

According to reports, a woman in a new model red Toyota Prius was leaving the condo area when she struck the man. She then left the scene without stopping to render aid to the victim.

Responding paramedics arrived shortly after and rushed the man to the hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Authorities have not yet released the victim’s name, pending notification of his next of kin.

The police are asking anyone with video surveillance from nearby homes or witnesses, regarding the hit-and-run, to call the department at 805-781-7312.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further details is underway.

When driving, it is vital always to be alert for nearby pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially true when going through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit. These are set and enforced to reduce accidents and save lives. Avoid accidents by following traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead. Such actions can also ensure the safety of everyone.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident, 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 them at (800) 975-3435 to speak with a legal expert free of charge. Click here to request a police report.

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