Motorcyclist Payam Baghal, 28, Killed in Mission Valley Crash
MISSION VALLEY (June 13, 2018) – A man killed after a traffic collision on the Interstate 8 Freeway early Saturday has been identified as Payam Baghal, according to San Diego Union Tribune.
The Medical Examiner’s Office said Baghal was a 28-year-old motorcyclist involved in a deadly accident which occurred on June 9 at about 2:50 a.m.
As per the article, officials affirmed that Baghal was riding a motorcycle west on the 8 Freeway when he lost control of his bike near the 805 Freeway.
Motorcycle Crash on 8 Freeway in San Diego, June 9
Baghal then went down into freeway lanes and was struck by at least one vehicle. Witnesses claimed that the rider was seen pinned underneath a car described as a Ford Mustang.
Authorities indicated that the San Diego resident succumbed to his injuries before he could be transported to a hospital. The incident remains under investigation.
We offer our prayers and sincerest thoughts to the family members and friends of Mr. Payam Baghal during such a difficult time.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle and the Ford Mustang, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the liability in the deadly collision. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each party was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the bike and the car, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted or reckless at the time. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the motorcycle and the vehicle such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
The surviving family of Mr. Payam Baghal may possess the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit pending the results of the investigation. Family members of wrongful death victims are entitled to a recompense for the funeral costs, lost wages, loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with our experienced San Diego wrongful death lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Contact us for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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