Skateboarder Causes Car Accident in Virginia Beach, VA
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
Charges are pending after a weekend
accident involving a skateboard and a vehicle. Police reported that a man was hit
by a car while he was riding his skateboard in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Authorities reported that they have conducted a preliminary investigation
and traffic was heading southbound when an individual skated onto the
roadway and was struck by a vehicle that had the right of way. The individual
on the skateboard was taken to a local hospital by medical personnel while
the driver of the car cooperated with the investigation. Police reported
that there are charges pending against the individual who was riding the
Often we are quick to place blame on drivers in pedestrian accidents. However,
pedestrians can also be at fault. Distracted, hurried or inattentive pedestrians
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