Pedestrian Critically Injured in Milwaukie Crash

Date: August 18, 2015

Location: Johnson Creek Boulevard

Names: Albert Duane Daney, Hilario Yanez-Mondragon

Pedestrian Critically Injured in Milwaukie Crash

Tuesday morning a pedestrian was hit by a delivery truck in Milwaukie, causing critical injuries.

Albert Duane Daney, 68, was walking in the 5000 block of Johnson Creek Boulevard when he was hit by a delivery truck, heading westbound on the road.

Daney was taken to OHSU with life-threatening injuries.

The truck driver, Hilario Yanez-Mondragon, 59, was uninjured and is cooperating with the investigation.

We wish Albert Duane Daney a full and speedy recovery.

In a pedestrian v. car accident, the pedestrian is often seriously injured. In cases where the driver is at fault, the driver’s auto insurance will ultimately compensate the injury victim.

Your own Personal Injury Protection (PIP through your own auto insurance) still applies in this type of case, so use your own auto insurance to pay medical bills until you settle your claim with the at-fault driver’s insurance.

If you don’t have an auto insurance policy, then your health insurance will cover your medical bills. If you don’t have auto or health insurance, the at-fault driver’s PIP should cover your medical bills.

If you are interested in discussing whether you might have a pedestrian accident, call a Portland pedestrian accident attorney for help and a free consultation.

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About Sean DuBois

Sean is a personal injury attorney in Portland, OR. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as Oregon Rising Stars for the past four years because of his dedication to justice and fair compensation for his clients. If you need to speak with a lawyer about your injury case, Sean can be reached at 503-222-4411.

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