Encinitas, CA. (June 27, 2018) – The San Diego County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of a motorcycle accident that occurred on Sunday, June 24. According to reports, the accident that happened on South Coast Highway at approximately 11:42 a.m. Sunday morning claimed the life 48-year-old Carter Yarborough of San Diego.
According to the San Diego Police Department, the crash occurred between Yarborough’s motorcycle and an unspecified vehicle. Authorities concluded that Yarborough was riding his motorcycle in the number 1 lane northbound when the undisclosed vehicle apparently swerved into his lane and caused the collision. Emergency crews arrived on the scene and promptly rushed Yarborough to Scripps Memorial Hospital where the victim tragically died from his injuries at 11:55 a.m.
No further information has been made available pertinent to the cause of the crash or the driver of the unknown vehicle. Authorities are still investigating the crash in order to conclusively determine liability. We send our most heartfelt condolences to the family members and loved ones of Carter Yarborough.
San Diego County Motorcycle Accident and Wrongful Death Attorney
Investigators are currently working to determine liability. They will be looking to see if excessive speed, drugs and/or alcohol, or any other forms of negligent driving were a factor in this accident. Depending on the outcome of the investigation, there may be strong grounds for a wrongful death case against the negligent driver.
Many family members of victims choose to obtain financial compensation for the loss of their loved ones due to the immensely high expenses that follow these unfortunate tragedies. Funeral costs, loss of future wages, and loss of companionship are all reasons why many people seek to obtain compensation. Nevertheless, it is entirely up to the victims’ family to pursue legal action if they wish.
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.