Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on Highway 84 at Thornton Avenue
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, September 20th
September 20, 2018 – A motorcycle and another vehicle collided on Highway 84 Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
The CHP logged at 7:03 a.m. a traffic accident involving a motorcycle and a black Lexus.
Major Motorcycle Accident Thursday in Hayward
Firs responders reportedly found the rider lying down on the westbound side of the highway at Thornton Avenue on-ramp. Shortly after paramedics evaluated the victim, officials said the man suffered major injuries as a result of the crash. The name of the patient have not been disclosed thus far.
At this time, it is still unclear if there were other injuries in the accident.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what triggered the collision.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of the motorcycle and the black Lexus involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. 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.
Pending results of investigation, the victim in this specific accident may have the right to a personal injury claim, seeking compensation for damages including medical expenses, pain and suffering, and loss of future income due to work absence from injury.
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