San Simeon, CA – Motorcyclist Severely Injured during Violent Collision along Highway 1 near Ragged Point Inn
San Simeon, CA (August 6, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a motorcyclist was severely injured as the result of a brutal collision with a larger vehicle along Highway 1 in the vicinity of Ragged Point Inn. The incident occurred at approximately 1:18 PM in the afternoon on Sunday, August 5, 2018. No detailed information concerning the identities of the rider or the motorist involved in the crash has been revealed at this time.
According to initial reports from CHP officials, a motorcycle and a white van had been traveling along Highway 1 when, for indeterminate reasons, both vehicles collided near Ragged Point Inn. Sometime later, responding paramedics rushed to the crash site and confirmed the motorcyclist had suffered critical injuries in the accident. Later, the victim was transported to a nearby hospital for more in-depth treatment.
Authorities have not confirmed if the motorist had been injured or had remained at the scene.
Presently, officials are conducting an active investigation into a potential cause of the crash. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the motorcyclist and wish the patient a swift and efficient recovery.
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Based on the information provided in the report, many issues related to the crash remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the crash. Likewise, forensic teams will inspect the motorcycle and the van and examine photos of the crash site to determine if the rider and driver had experienced mechanical issues or system failure.
Depending on the final results of the investigation, the injured motorcyclist may hold the right to file a personal injury lawsuit and, ultimately, receive compensation for inconveniences including medical bills, painful injuries, and vehicle damages.
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.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert 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 for all those involved in the accident.