Oakland, CA – Motorcyclist Involved in Collision with Transit Bus on Interstate 80
Oakland, CA (July 25, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a crash Wednesday morning that occurred between a motorcyclist and an AC Transit bus in the westbound lanes of the I-80 Freeway. The crash that occurred along the interstate and reportedly resulted injuries apparently took place at around 9:06 a.m.
The report released by the California Highway Patrol confirmed that the motorcyclist and the bus had appeared to be the only two vehicles involved in the accident. Emergency responders were called to the scene to attend to any injured parties. At this time, it appears that the motorcyclist was the only one injured in the collision, however, there was no word as to whether or not the victim was transported to a hospital for further treatment.
The cause of the injurious crash is not currently known, although reports indicated that the HOV lane of the freeway had been blocked due to the aftermath of the accident. Neither the name nor the present condition of the victim has been confirmed at this time. Authorities are working to piece together the events that led to this collision in an effort to establish liability.
We extend our sincerest compassion to the victim of this accident as we warmly wish for their full recovery.
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The investigation will primarily focus on determining al factors of the crash including the behaviors of both the motorcyclist and the bus operator prior to the crash. Determining whether or not either party was involved in any negligent action while operating their vehicle will help authorities assess responsibility. Depending on the irrefutable outcome of the investigation, there may be suitable grounds for a personal injury lawsuit to follow. Albeit, that is a personal decision that only the victim can make.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to guarantee your rights and give you the peace of mind required to focus on your recovery. If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident due to the negligent actions of another motorist, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable 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.