Male Scooter Rider Hospitalized after Being Hit by Car on Mission Street

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (September 13, 2021) – One man riding his scooter sustained injuries Wednesday night after a hit-and-run collision on Mission Street.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened around 11:09 p.m. in the area of Mission Street and St. Mary’s Avenue. The man was riding his scooter when a vehicle struck him, though the events leading up to the crash is still unknown.

Emergency crews responded and transported the victim with life-threatening injuries to the hospital for treatment.

At this time, officials have not given any details about the crash, however, an active investigation is underway.

Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.

Road accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, and to anyone. When behind the wheel, always be on the lookout for smaller vehicles sharing the road. As a rider, stay in your lane and observe the movements of vehicles around you. Also, wear proper riding equipment and stay visible at night time.

When scooter accidents happen, the injuries can disrupt the victim’s life. Talk to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet James as soon as possible. With over 20 years of experience in the field, they can help you fight for your legal rights. Regardless of your situation, their attorneys can help you process your accident claim effortlessly, fairly, and in a timely manner. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. Need help after hours? You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. If you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. Click here to request a police report.

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