Parked Motorcyclist Hit by Vehicle on Palm Avenue in Otay Mesa
OTAY MESA, San Diego County (May 22, 2018) – A motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle Sunday morning on Palm Avenue, according to On Scene TV.
As per the article, the male rider had just parked in front of the West Coast Donut Shop at about 11:07 a.m.
Car Plows Into Otay Mesa Shop in San Diego
For reasons still under investigation, an elderly driver attempted to park illegally in the walkway on 3303 Palm Avenue. That motorist hit the motorcyclist, and continued driving into the donut shop in the area.
Officials said the impact overthrown the rider onto the sidewalk. The identity of the victim, and his condition following the collision were not immediately disclosed.
Investigators believed no one inside the shop was harmed in the accident.
Further investigation on the case is underway.
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Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions here. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the motorcyclist may have the right to a legal claim. Motorcycle and car accident victims would potentially be entitled to seek compensation for damages which include medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a motorcycle accident and you believe another person is at-fault, contact our experienced San Diego County car and motorcycle accident lawyer as we are here to provide you with the advice and the guidance that you may need following a sudden traumatic accident. Call us today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.