Auto VS Motorcycle Crash on 580 Freeway at Redwood Road
CASTRO VALLEY (August 10, 2018) – A traffic collision involving a motorcycle took place on the Interstate 580 Freeway Friday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
An unidentified man was riding a motorcycle on the part of the freeway near Redwood Road off-ramp when he collided for unknown reasons into a black SUV.
Shortly after the crash, at about 3:50 p.m., the motorcycle rider was reportedly seen on his feet near the center divider of the freeway. It was not immediately clear if the man sustained injuries in the accident.
Meanwhile, the identity of the SUV driver involved remained unknown at this time.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to understand exactly what happened here and why.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle and black SUV involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a traffic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced car and motorcycle accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.