Because cyclists have little to no protection, they are at a much greater risk of serious injuries when struck by a vehicle. The greater speed and weight of a car or truck compared to a bike put a cyclist in serious danger when a collision occurs.
Common injuries related to cycling accidents include the following:
For more information or to discuss your personal injury claim, contact a personal injury attorney at the Elk Grove-based O'Brien & Zehnder Law Firm today.
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