Mid City, CA – Fatal Crash Between Car and Motorcycle on 10 Freeway
Mid City, CA (August 5, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a crash between a motor vehicle and a motorcycle that resulted in one fatality in the eastbound lanes of the 10 Freeway on Sunday morning. The fatal collision reportedly took place at around 4:51 a.m., just a little east of La Brea Avenue.
According to the report that was filed by the California Highway Patrol, the impact of the collision between the two vehicles caused the car to catch on fire. Medical personnel along with firefighters were dispatched to the scene where one person was pronounced dead. There were no further details provided in regards to the identity of the victim. Whether or not any other individuals were injured in the accident has not been specified at this time.
Two eastbound lanes of the 10 Freeway had to be shut down for an unspecified period of time while officials worked to begin an investigation and clear the scene. There are no details pertaining to the cause of this collision available at this time. The California Highway Patrol is currently leading the investigation into this unfortunate accident.
Our sincere sympathies and deepest condolences are present with the family members of the deceased victim during this tragic and devastating time.
California Fatal Motorcycle Accident and Wrongful Death
The investigation into this crash will likely maintain focus on whether or not there were any negligent actions taken on behalf of either party involved. Investigators will be analyzing all possible factors such as intoxication, distracted driving, and excessive speed in order to determine fault. Depending on the results of the investigation, there may be grounds for a serious wrongful death claim available to the family members of the deceased victim.
We at Brady Law Group realize that there is nothing as heartbreaking as the sudden loss of a loved one. We are fervently devoted to holding negligent drivers liable for the immense devastation they inflict. If you have lost a loved one or have been injured in a crash due to a negligent driver, call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our exceptional attorneys today.
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 for all those involved in the accident.