Jeff Bacon, 56, Victim in Motorcycle Accident
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, September 7th
September 12, 2018- According to Solano County Coroner, Jeffery Bacon, 56, has been identified as the man fatally injured in a motorcycle accident last Friday morning on Huntington Drive at Crocker Circle.
Fairfield police officials were notified of the collision at 6:30 a.m. between Bacon and another vehicle.
Motorist Turns in Front of Motorcyclist
Authorities report that the 56-year-old motorcyclist had been traveling westbound on Huntington before the driver of the vehicle involved made a turn from eastbound Huntington into a business complex as he broadsided the turning vehicle.
The collision tragically left Bacon with fatal injuries as he was sadly pronounced at the scene.
According to the report, no injuries were suffered by the driver of the vehicle.
Fairfield police officials will be the agency handling the investigation.
*We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the victim as they search for peace and comfort.
Wrongful Death Attorney
Based on the information provided in the report, it appears as though the driver of the involved vehicle will be held responsible as it appears that the rider had the right-of-way. A thorough investigation will ensue, however, as photos that were taken of the scene and compiled evidence will help investigators determine the ultimate cause of the collision. Police officials will examine all potential factors including speed, the possible involvement of alcohol or drugs, or whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the vehicle. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicle and the motorcycle such as point of impact, final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the surviving family members Jeffery Bacon will likely be granted the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver. Family members of wrongful death victims are entitled to seek a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If your family is looking for legal counsel, contact our law firm today at 855-703-4186.
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