Mateo, California (December 24, 2019) – A pedestrian was seriously injured after
being struck by a suspected DUI driver in San Mateo.
According to a local news source, the accident happened on North Humboldt Street.
The California Highway Patrol said an unidentified pedestrian
sustained major injuries after being hit by a car. The vehicle continued and
crashed into parked cars.
The injured pedestrian was flown to the hospital for
San Mateo Police Department officers later arrested 18-year-old
San Mateo resident Nathan Farris on suspicion of driving under the influence of
drugs causing bodily injury and hit and run causing serious injury.
No other information was provided.
An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is ongoing.
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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.