El Dorado County, California (July 8, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a deadly accident involving a motorcycle and pickup truck took place along Highway 193 (Georgetown Road) in the vicinity of Circle Drive and Lou Allen Lane, near Cool and Greenwood Communities. The incident occurred at some time before 7:58 PM in the morning on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the motorcyclist and motorist involved at this time.
As per the CHP report, a motorcycle and a pickup truck were driving in the vicinity of Cool and Greenwood Communities when, for indeterminate reasons, both vehicles collided at the intersection of Circle Drive and Lou Allen Lane. Later, rescue teams of firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene to administer treatment to the motorcyclist, who sustained severe injuries from the impact. The rider was transported to a local hospital to receive treatment, but medical personnel have not released the patient’s current physical condition.
Authorities did not reveal if the motorist was injured during the accident.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
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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 pickup truck 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.
In the case of an accident caused by negligence or distracted driving, each of the non-guilty injured victims will have the legal rights to file a personal injury 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.
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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.