Motorcyclist Injured in Crash at Watt Avenue and Black Eagle Drive
LOCATION: North Sacramento
DATE OF COLLISION: Wednesday, October 24th
October 24, 2018 – A traffic collision involving a motorcycle occurred in the area of Watt Avenue and Black Eagle Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
The accident was logged on Wednesday at 9:50 a.m.
As per the dispatch, a motorcycle and a sedan collided, for reasons still under investigation. Officials said the second vehicle involved is possibly a Honda Accord or a gold Toyota car.
Minor Injury Accident Wednesday in North Sacramento
Shortly after the crash, paramedics arrived at the location and rendered aid to the motorcyclist rider, who was found lying on the roadway. Primary reports indicated the man was taken to a hospital for treatment of what appeared to be minor injuries.
Meanwhile, no information has been yet disclosed on the other motorist involved.
The investigators handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what happened here and why.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of the both motorcycle and the sedan involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. While it appears that the driver of the Honda will be held fully responsible for causing the accident, 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.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the victim will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Victims in similar cases may have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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