Motorcyclist, 22, Injured in Crash at Covina Hills and Chaparro Roads
COVINA (August 6, 2018) – On July 30, Monday, injuries were reported following a traffic collision at the intersection of Covina Hills and Chaparro roads.
Auto VS Motorcycle Accident Monday in Covina
According to San Gabriel Valley Tribune, a car and a motorcycle collided in the crossing at approximately 12:40 p.m. Authorities said the rider was heading west on Covina Hills Road when an eastbound Lexus sedan turned left in front of him.
Medical records indicated the motorcyclist, a 22-year-old Covina man, suffered multiple injuries as a result of the crash. As per the article, the victim provided treatment for a broken femur, a broken pelvis, an injured arm, and internal injuries.
No immediate information was released on the condition of the Lexus driver involved.
Investigators continue to determine at this time exactly what happened here and why.
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A forensic examination of the car and motorcycle 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 collision and you are seeking answers, 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.