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When a Person Is Injured, Can Los Angles Be Held Responsible?

Three years ago, a man was riding his bike down Reseda Boulevard when he encountered an unexpected obstacle. A tree root had lifted a section of pavement four inches, and when this cyclist’s front tire hit that bump, he was thrown from his bike. His resulting injuries left him in a wheelchair, and circumstances might mean Los Angeles can be held responsible for his crash. How Can Los Angeles Be Held Responsible for a Bike Accident? The man who crashed sustained injuries that left him unable to move his arms or legs, despite wearing a helmet. Worse yet, the bump…