Keith McGraw, 26, Killed in Motorcycle Accident at McKee and Challenger
SAN JOSE (July 16, 2018) – A 26-year-old man was killed in a traffic collision Saturday evening at the intersection of McKee Road and Challenger Avenue.
According to the Mercury News, Keith McGraw was riding a motorcycle westbound on McKee at about 6:30 p.m. For reasons still under investigation, McGraw collided into a 2016 Honda CRV that was turning left from eastbound McKee onto northbound Challenger Avenue.
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First responders reportedly rushed McGraw to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
Meanwhile, authorities mentioned the female driver of the Honda remained at the scene and cooperated with an investigation.
The exact circumstances that led to the collision are still being determined.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Mr. Keith McGraw as they search for peace and comfort.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle and Honda CRV 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.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the family of Mr. Keith McGraw may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Surviving family of victims killed in traffic collision are potentially entitled to seek recompense for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a traffic collision and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced San Jos wrongful death lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.