Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Orangevale Crash at Hazel and Pershing
ORANGEVALE (September 13, 2018) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured after a traffic collision in the area of Hazel and Pershing avenues on Thursday morning, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reported at about 7:54 a.m.
CHP first logged the incident when a motorcycle and a white pickup truck collided for an unknown reason at the intersection of Hazel and Pershing avenues.
Motorcycle Crash at Hazel and Pershing Avenues Thursday
Sacramento Fire Department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the rider who suffered major injuries following the crash.
The patient was then taken to a nearby hospital for further medical aid and evaluation. The name and condition of the victim at this time remained unknown.
Meanwhile, debris were reportedly dispersed all over the roadway as a result of the wreck. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the collision.
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In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the cause of the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the drivers involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this incident, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim of an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to speak with our experienced Sacramento County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Call us at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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