Three-Vehicle Pedestrian Crash on Highway 101 Critically Injures Man

EUREKA, CA (October 15, 2021) – Friday night, October 8, a pedestrian accident on Highway 101 sent one man to the hospital.

Around 8:15 p.m., a call came in about a car vs. pedestrian collision near the Bayshore Mall on Broadway Street and Highway 101.

Meanwhile, James Karoll, a witness, informed North Coast News and Eureka Police that he saw a man rush into traffic. Three cars hit the man.

Furthermore, all three drivers came to a halt and cooperated with authorities according to the CHP.

Emergency crews transported the man to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Additionally, EPD said that the incident did not appear to be caused by a DUI.

Drivers are expected to be responsible and abide by all traffic laws. Walking drunk poses a high risk of accidents for you and others as alcohol affects physical and mental performance. Request a paid ride home if you’re buzzed or drunk. If possible, reach out to a friend or a family member to pick you up. Don’t put your and others’ lives in jeopardy. Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, be responsible.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. 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. Click here to request a police report.

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