Auburn, CA – Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on Interstate 80
Auburn, CA – (December 4, 2018) – A traffic accident involving a motorcyclist took place Sunday afternoon on Interstate 80 near the Douglas Boulevard off-ramp. The accident happened at approximately 1:15 pm on December 2nd.
According to the initial report, a motorcyclist, a black Honda Civic, a silver Honda car, a gray Ford Escapade, and a BMW were heading eastbound on Interstate 80 approaching the Douglas Boulevard off-ramp, when for unknown reasons, they violently collided. Emergency personnel immediately responded to the scene, where they discovered the motorcycle rider lying on the roadway. Paramedics stabilized the rider before transporting the victim to a local hospital for treatment. The conditions of other parties involved in the accident remain unclear. As of now, the detectives handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what triggered the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their loved ones as they start on the journey to recovery. We wish them courage as they get through this difficult time.
Motorcycle Accidents in California
We are saddened to have learned about this shocking traffic accident involving a motorcycle. According to a recent study, approximately ¾ of motorcycle accidents involve a collision with another vehicle. The same study suggests, the other vehicle not yielding to the motorcycle’s right-of-way causes the majority of accidents. Once the detectives have concluded their investigation, the injured victim may be entitled to file a claim against the responsible party.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a preventable traffic accident that was caused by the negligence of another driver, it is really important that you contact a personal injury attorney to help guide you through the complicated legal process. At the Brady Law Group, we have a highly skilled team of litigators that will go the extra mile to ensure that you are compensated in full for your losses. Call us at (866) 211-2562 today for a free consultation with one of our qualified attorneys.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.