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31-Year-Old Man Injured in Pedestrian Collision near Park Avenue

APTOS, CA (December 9, 2022) – Wednesday evening, one man was airlifted after a pedestrian accident on Highway 1.

The incident happened around 6:48 p.m., just south of Park Avenue in Santa Cruz County.

According to the report, a 61-year-old Capitola woman, driving a 2014 Acura RDX, hit a pedestrian under unclear circumstances.

The Acura driver pulled over and stayed at the scene until the California Highway  Patrol officers arrived. 

Responding paramedics airlifted the injured male pedestrian to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries. 

Authorities have ruled out alcohol or drugs to be a factor in the collision. Santa Cruz County officials continue to investigate the Highway 1 pedestrian accident.

Driving can be very dangerous, and almost anything can happen if you are not prepared. Always check behind your vehicle before backing. Do not depend on mirrors alone and always back at a slow speed. By driving safely, you can help avoid causing or increasing the risk of accidents which may have devastating consequences for you and for others.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the personal injury attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, we know what it takes to help you win your case. Our team understands what you are going through, and we are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call us at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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