Lafayette, LA – Bicycle Crash Injury At Louisiana Ave & E Foch St
Lafayette, LA (August 26, 2019) – Lafayette police officials were at the scene of a crash in Lafayette late Sunday evening, August 25 around 9:24 p.m. The crash took place at the intersection of Louisiana Avenue and E Foch Street and involved a bicycle and a motorcycle.
The crash resulted in the cyclist being struck by the motorcyclist and sustaining injuries. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment following the accident. The identity of the victim has not been released.
The driver of the motorcycle remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in Lafayette
Louisiana is ranked as the 2nd most dangerous state in the U.S. for cyclists, with one of the highest fatality rates. New Orleans is the 6th most dangerous nationally regarding cyclist collisions. These crashes can be sudden and result in longlasting consequences for those involved.
Cyclists are likely to be seriously injured when involved in a crash. These injuries could stop victims from returning to work and support themselves after a crash. Victims should always protect their legal rights after sustaining injuries in a bicycle accident.
The experienced team of legal professionals at Fisher Injury Lawyers is on your side to fight for your settlement claim. We have recovered over $125 million dollars for our clients after they have been injured in a collision. If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a crash, contact an experienced Louisiana bike injury attorney at (225) 766-1234 to discuss your case with a knowledgeable attorney.
Note: To write and construct these stories, we utilize a variety of sources including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accidents. As we are not present on the scene, these accounts may not reflect the reality of the situation or the injuries sustained. If you notice any discrepancies between our content and the accident, please inform our office as soon as possible and we will make the necessary corrections.
Disclaimer: Fisher Injury Lawyers is an involved member of our local community, and as such, our intent is always to improve the lives and safety of those in our community. These accidents are a devastating reality of life in our cities and across our state. Our hearts go out to all those affected by them. We hope that by casting a light on these accidents, we will encourage others to take more care in their daily lives to avoid accidents in the future. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information included in them should not be construed as legal or medical advice. If you’ve been involved in an accident, you should contact a qualified attorney to discuss the specifics of your case. We wish the best for all those affected by these accidents. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.