Motorcycle and Car Crash at Highway 13 and Carson Street
OAKLAND (October 5, 2018) – A traffic collision occurred in the area of Highway 13 and Carson Street on September 29, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reported at about 10:22 p.m.
CHP first logged the incident when a motorcycle and a vehicle collided for an unknown reason on northbound Highway 13 near Carson Street off-ramp.
Oakland Fire Department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and found the rider lying on the right hand shoulder as a result of the crash.
The dispatch did not mention the extent of the possible injuries sustained by the motorcyclist.
Meanwhile, authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine what exactly caused the wreck.
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A forensic examination of both the motorcycle and the vehicle, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the cause of the crash. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either the bike or the car, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted or did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the motorcycle or the vehicle such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
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