1 Hospitalized after Pedestrian Crash on East Bidwell Street [Folsom, CA]
One Injured in Pedestrian Collision near Oak Avenue Parkway
FOLSOM, CA (November 17, 2023) – One victim was hospitalized Monday night, after a pedestrian crash on East Bidwell Street.
First responders arrived to the scene around 9:30 p.m., near Oak Avenue Parkway.
Investigators say the driver of a vehicle struck a pedestrian in the area. However, the circumstances that led up to the collision remain unclear.
Eventually, paramedics arrived and transported the victim to a nearby hospital with unspecified injuries.
Meanwhile, the driver involved in the incident stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.
At this time, police do not suspect intoxication to be a factor in the collision. In the end, Folsom Officials closed the northbound East Bidwell Street and Oak Avenue Parkway as crews cleared the scene.
Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re crossing the street, do so at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible.
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