2 Motorcycle Riders Seriously Injured in Accident on 5 Freeway at Highway 138
GORMAN, Los Angeles County (June 10, 2018) – Two were seriously Injured after a traffic collision on the Interstate 5 Freeway and Highway 138 Sunday afternoon, according to The Signal Valley.
The accident involving a motorcycle was reported at 12:54 p.m.
As per the article, Los Angeles County Fire Department for an unknown reason two people riding on a motorcycle slammed into a wall on the southbound 5 freeway at Highway 138.
Motorcycle Crashes Into Wall on 5 Freeway at Highway 138
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the two riders who reportedly suffered major injuries upon impact.
One of the patients was flown to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital while the other was transported by a ground ambulance for further treatment. Their names and condition at this time were not immediately released.
Meanwhile, authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the cause of the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into speed of the rider, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there was a mechanical issue with the bike and whether or not the operator at the time was distracted or reckless at some point. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the motorcycle such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
A victim of a traffic collision has the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the negligent individual, seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been injured in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with our experienced Los Angeles County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will answer all your questions and guide you every step of the way. Contact us for a free case consultation at 855-703-4186.
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