Motorcycles are fun and adventurous vehicles that can be an exciting alternative to standard traveling. Feeling the open air surround you while you drive along the road, is a joy that many people describe as pricesless. Unfortunately, if a person does not drive carefully, accidents can occur and leave a motorcyclist in a dangerous scenario.
Last week in California, this exact tragedy took place and police are currently investigating the fatal motorcycle accident at this time.
According to police officials, the accident took place on the South Coast Highway 101 when three motorcyclists were traveling in line and the lead biker was struck by a Toyota Camry.
A 69-year-old man was driving the Camry when he stopped at a stop sign before entering an intersection and striking one of the motorcyclists. The 25-year-old Encinitas man operating the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency crews. The Camry’s driver along with a passenger on the motorcycle struck were both transported to the Scripps Memorial Hospital in order to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
If your loved one has been injured or worse in a motorcycle accident, contact the San Diego motorcycle accident attorneys of Ritter & Associates today in order to discuss the details of your case with a knowledgeable legal professional.
El Cajon police are currently investigating a motorcycle accident that occurred Sunday on Interstate 8.
Police officials have stated that the accident occurred just after 8 p.m. when the motorcyclist struck a curb on the side of the road and was thrown from the vehicle as a result.
Emergency crews transported the man to the hospital in order to be treated for internal injuries as well as a broken leg. The accident is currently still under investigation, but police have stated that speed and alcohol may have been factors in the collision. The roadway was closed for nearly two hours after the accident occurred while crews cleared the scene.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident, you need representation on your side that is committed to fighting for justice. Contact the San Diego injury lawyers of Ritter & Associates by calling 619-296-0123.
A 31-year-old motorcyclist is currently in the hospital after he suffered numerous injuries as a result of colliding with a motor vehicle.
The man was operating his motorcycle in Normal Heights around 4:30 p.m. last Friday near Meade Avenue. According to police, the motorcyclist was traveling at accelerated speeds, and performing tricks on his bike. His motorcycle collided with a Honda sedan that was turning onto Meade from Wilson Avenue.
The impact of the crash caused the 31-year-old to become airborne. He suffered serious head injuries, and fractured his femur. He was taken to a nearby hospital to be treated for his injuries. Police determined that alcohol was not a factor in the accident.
Please contact the San Diego motorcycle accident lawyers of Ritter & Associates by calling 619-296-0123 today if you or someone you know has been injured in a motorcycle accident.
This past Friday, a 21-year old motorcyclist was injured in an accident with a pickup truck in San Diego. According to police, the accident occurred at 8:40 a.m. at the intersection of Broadway and 4th Ave. near the Civic Center.
The motorcyclist was injured when an eastbound 1979 Chevy pickup truck crashed into him and his motorcycle. The victim was traveling southbound on 4th Ave. when he was hit. He suffered multiple injuries, including a broken hip.
The accident is still under investigation. Police did not say whether or not the driver of the pickup truck will be cited for any traffic violations in the accident.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a motorcycle accident near San Diego, contact the San Diego motorcycle accident attorneys of Ritter & Associates at 619-296-0123 to learn more about your rights.
Last week, a 28-year old motorcyclist was killed in a two-vehicle accident in Inglewood.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal motorcycle accident occurred a little before 5 a.m. at the intersection of Industrial Avenue and La Cienega Boulevard.
Investigators are looking into what caused the two vehicles to collide, but believe the motorcyclist was traveling northbound on La Cienega when his motorcycle and a car crashed.
Paramedics took the injured motorcyclist to a hospital for treatment, but the victim later passed away at the hospital.
Our utmost sympathies go out to the motorcyclist’s family and friends.