Male Motorcyclist Badly Hurt in Head-on Collision; Transported to Loma Linda Med Center
LOCATION: Apple Valley
DATE OF COLLISION: Monday, July 30th
July 31, 2018- According to the Victorville Valley News, a major injury crash between a motorcycle and a sedan took place yesterday afternoon at Central and Ottawa roads.
At roughly 3:30 p.m., an unidentified man riding a motorcycle collided with a 4-door Nissan vehicle causing the rider to become ejected from his bike and significantly injured as a result.
The male motorcyclist was attended to by paramedics and eventually flown to Loma Linda University Medical Center in very serious condition.
Nissan Driver Also Hospitalized
Meanwhile, the driver of the Nissan was also hurt. The unidentified motorist was transported to a hospital by ground ambulance.
At this time, no details have been made readily available in regards to which party caused the accident.
Apple Valley sheriff officials do not suspect there to have been any involvement of drugs or alcohol, however, the collision remains under close investigation.
Apple Valley Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer
California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of both the Nissan and the motorcycle, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the motorcyclist may be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party pending the investigation results. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income and loss future income due to work absence from injury.
If your loved one has been the victim of an auto accident, contact our experienced Apple Valley and Victorville motorcycle injury accident attorneys today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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