The Tragic Death of Cyclist Juan Carrillo Salzar
An area close to the quiet roads of 5th Avenue and Marion Road in Redlands was the scene of a terrible bicycle accident when a 16-year-old boy was struck and killed by a motorist while visiting from Mexico.
It seems that every day local news websites are full of similar stories where an innocent victim is injured or killed after being hit by negligent drivers not aware of the presence or the rights of other road users.
After such a tragedy has happened, who will take note of how the victims struggled for their lives and the pain of the loved ones left behind? Ehline Law can help!
While doctors were not able to save the life of the teenager, Michael Ehline and his team of experienced personal injury lawyers have the resources and skills to fight for the rights of the victims.
If you or your loved one has been hit by a negligent driver while riding a bicycle in Redlands or other parts of California, contact Ehline Law At (833) LETS-SUE and ask for a free case review.
Information That Was Immediately Released by Redlands Police Department
According to the Redlands police department, the tragic incident happened early in the morning on Thursday when Juan Pablo was struck by a vehicle near 5th Avenue and Marion Road.
The authorities are still investigating the Redlands crash to determine what caused the driver to hit and kill Juan Salzar.
In the meantime, a police report has since been issued warning motorists to avoid the area between Beaumont and Redlands because the local Redlands police department is still investigating the crash.
What Could Have Caused the Death of Juan Pablo Carrillo Salazar?
Information on the exact cause of the bicycle accident is still sketchy and when asked about how the young man died the Redlands police department was content to say they are still investigating.
We can only speculate based on some of the common causes of bicycle accidents, such as:
- Speeding and distracted driving
- Not leaving room for cyclists
- Over-loading a bicycle by “riding pillion”
- Not obeying road signs
Common Bicycle Crash Injuries
The following are some of the most common injuries cyclists receive:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Neck and back injury
- Spinal Cord injuries
- Broken bones
- Road rash
Can the Relatives of Juan Carrillo Salzar Sue?
Understandably, the family and relatives of Juan Salzar will still be shaken and overwhelmed with the loss after receiving the report on the death of the young man in the Beaumont/Redlands area.
Details have since immerged of a crowd-funding platform started to help the family in this hard time, and a few people have already made some donations.
However, a lot more can still be done because the family can sue for wrongful death and, with the help of an experienced lawyer, walk away with a huge settlement.
Ehline Law Can Make the At-fault Motorist Pay!
Ehline Law helps victims like Juan Salzar and his family fight for the compensation they deserve.
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