Two 16-Year-Old Teen Girls Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver
MEADOWVIEW, Ca. (April 17, 2019)
Two teenage girls were injured in a hit-and-run crash on John Still Drive in Meadowview Wednesday night, April 17th.
Sacramento Police say the two 16-year-old friends were walking home on John Still Drive near Manorside Drive and Hemford Circle at about 8:30 p.m. when they were struck by a car, possibly a Nissan.
One victim, identified as Lavonia Ellis, was hospitalized with severe injuries.
Her friend, Rita Mohammed, was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries, according to family reports.
The police search for the driver and the car continues, and a $1,000 reward for information leading to the driver’s arrest has been established.
Hit-and-Run Accident Investigation
While authorities are in search for the hit-and-run motorist responsible for this incident, Lavonia Ellis and Rita Mohammed will have the right to pursue a personal injury claim against the defendant once located and detained.
Personal injury victims have the option to be compensated for things such a medical and hospital bills, future case, and pain and suffering.
Sacramento Hit-and-Run Accident Lawyer
Following a hit-and-run, it is important that victims of a collision contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Bond & Taylor is available to provide guidance and legal counseling, and can be reached at 833-266-3534.