Shreveport, LA – Hit-And-Run With Injury At 3700 Hearne Ave
Shreveport, LA (September 2, 2019) – Monday evening, September 2, a hit-and-run accident occurred that resulted in the victim sustaining injuries. The incident took place in Shreveport, LA, at the 3700 block of Hearne Avenue. According to the Shreveport Police Department (SPD), the accident involved a vehicle that struck a motorcyclist.
Initial reports indicated that a black Chrysler 300 hit a motorcyclist after running a red light around 6:20 p.m. The driver failed to remain at the scene following the accident. Witnesses claim that the Chrysler traveling toward Bossier.
The injured motorcyclist was transported to Ochsner LSU Health.
The cause of the crash is being investigated by SPD. SPD is currently seeking any information that may reveal the identity of the driver.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Hit-and-Run Crash in Louisiana
Hit-and-run crashes are at an all-time high in the state of Louisiana. In fact, Louisiana ranks second in the United States in hit-and-run fatalities. These incidents overwhelmingly involve pedestrians, motorcyclists, or cyclists, as they often go overlooked by other drivers.
Anytime a driver fails to remain at the scene of a crash, they are committing a crime. It is crucial to stop and provide aid to those who are injured in a car crash. Victims of hit-and-run accidents should always contact an experienced law firm in order to bring the at-fault party to justice.
The Baton Rouge hit-and-run lawyers at Fisher Injury Lawyers believe in helping injured victims recover after being injured in a hit-and-run. We have recovered $125 million for our victims, and our knowledgeable legal team understands how to negotiate on your behalf. If you or a loved one has been injured by a hit-and-run driver, call us today at 225-766-1234.
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