Santa Ana, California
(October 15, 2019) – The authorities have disclosed the identity of a
bicyclist who was seriously injured after being hit by a car in Santa Ana on
Sunday morning, October 13.
According to a local news source, the accident happened at
about 5:20 p.m. near the intersection of Main Street and Warner Avenue.
As per the report, 60-year-old Virgilio Lemus Garcia was
riding a bicycle near the intersection when he was struck by a blue Honda that
was traveling westbound on Warner Avenue.
Garcia sustained serious injuries and was transported to a
local hospital for treatment in critical condition.
The motorist is reported to have fled the scene after the
collision and was yet to be located.
The authorities believe alcohol was a factor in the
An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.