[06-14-2024] Sacramento County, CA – Pedestrian Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle Along Freeport Boulevard in Freeport

Published June 19, 2024

[06-14-2024] Pedestrian Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle Along Freeport Boulevard in FreeportA pedestrian was injured after being struck by a vehicle in Freeport, Sacramento County, on Friday evening, June 14, 2024

According to the authorities, the pedestrian vs. vehicle crash occurred at about 6:00 p.m. near the 8200 block of Freeport Boulevard.

Details on the incident and the pedestrian’s actions along the roadway during the crash were not immediately available. The authorities confirmed that the pedestrian suffered some injuries but did not specify their severity. Further details about the identity of the injured individual were not provided.

There is no word yet on whether or not the driver of the vehicle involved remained on the scene. No other injuries were reported at this time.

The cause of the accident is still unknown. The authorities are still examining all the evidence they could find to determine the factors that led up to the collision.

Other motorists are advised to expect considerable traffic slowdown around the area. 

Police work is underway.

Don’t Know What To Do After An Accident?

Your safety and rights depend on what you do next after an accident. Remember the following steps if you find yourself in one:

  • Check yourself for any injuries.
  • Stay on the scene, call 9-1-1, and wait for emergency responders.
  • Move your vehicle to the road shoulder if safe; turn on hazard lights.
  • Fully cooperate with law enforcement and stay until cleared to leave.
  • Document the scene and injuries with photos and videos.
  • Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Contact your insurance company and find a personal injury lawyer for legal advice.

What A Lawyer Can Do For You

Many victims put off calling a lawyer even if they sustain injuries after an accident. However, lawyers can help you in many ways. They can provide you with police reports, CCTV footage, and witness statements to strengthen your case. Your attorney will also negotiate with insurance companies to get you fair compensation. The best part is that they will do all of these things for you at no upfront cost. So if you’re injured in an accident, hire a personal injury attorney to recover medical bills, car repair costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.