San Jose, CA (July 16, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a motorcyclist died as the result of a brutal accident that took place at McKee Road and Challenger Avenue. The incident occurred at approximately 6:30 PM in the evening on Saturday, July 14, 2018. As of today, authorities have identified the deceased victim as 26-year old Keith McGraw. No additional information concerning the identity of the female motorist involved in the crash has been released at this time.
Based on the initial report, McGraw was riding the motorcycle west down McKee at the same time a 2016 Honda CRV was attempting to make a turn from east McKee to north Challenger. At one point, for indeterminate reasons, McGraw’s bike collided with the CRV. Afterward, the rider was transported to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to severe trauma and died.
Law enforcement officials have confirmed the female motorist stayed at the crash site and spoke with authorities.
As of now, the investigation into the cause of the collision is still ongoing.
We offer our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of Mr. Keith McGraw during this difficult time.
San Jose Wrongful Death Lawyer
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the motorcycle and the CRV 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.
Once the final results of the case have been released, the family members of McGraw will have the legal right 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, funeral expenses, and tragic loss.
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.