Salinas, California – Motorcyclist Dies after Fatal Accident near 460 Old Stage Road
Salinas, California (July 5, 2018) The California Highway Patrol reported a motorcyclist was killed during a fatal accident that took near 460 Old Stage Road in the Salinas area. The incident occurred at approximately 12:14 PM in the afternoon on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the accident at this time.
According to the CHP report, a motorcycle and a larger vehicle were traveling down a similar route when, for indeterminate reasons, the two vehicles collided at 460 Old Stage Road. As a result of the impact, the motorcycle and rider spun out of control and off the roadway. First responders pronounced the victim dead at the crash site.
Meanwhile, authorities have not revealed if the motorist remained at the scene.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our deepest sympathies and heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of the motorcyclist during this difficult time.
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the motorcycle for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash. At present, authorities have not ruled out if one or both drivers had been responsible for causing the accident.
In the case of a traffic accident resulting in a wrongful death, the family members of the motorcyclist will have the legal rights to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, vehicle insurance, or painful injuries.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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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.