Motorcyclist Killed After Being Struck by Multiple Vehicles on 80 Freeway
LOCATION: San Francisco
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, September 21st
September 21, 2018 – According to the California Highway Patrol group, a fatal traffic collision occurred on the Interstate 80 Freeway Friday morning.
At 10:40 a.m., a silver motorcycle and a silver sedan collided for unknown reasons on the party of the freeway near Treasure Island on-ramp. As per the CHP log, the impact forced the motorcyclist to slam into the back of a white pickup truck.
During the second crash, officials believed the motorcycle rider was ejected and thrown onto the road and was struck by several other vehicles.
Deadly Motorcycle Accident Friday in San Francisco
Paramedics reportedly rushed the victim to a hospital, where he sadly succumbed to his injuries. The identity of the deceased remained undisclosed pending notification of next of kin.
At this time, it is still unclear whether there were other injuries in the accident.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine the precise circumstances that led to the deadly crash.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.
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Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this accident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
Surviving family of victims killed in car accident may seek recompense for damages including funeral costs, and loss of companionship.
If you would like to speak with our experienced wrongful death attorneys, call to request a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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