Motorcyclist, 25, Killed in Perris Crash on West Fourth Street Friday
PERRIS (September 16, 2018) – A motorcyclist was killed after a traffic collision Friday evening along West 4th Street, also known as Highway 74, according to The Press Enterprise.
The accident was reported at 7:04 p.m., west of Park Avenue.
As per the article, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said a 25-year-old Perris man was riding a motorcycle motorcycle when he collided with a vehicle on West Fourth Street.
Motorcycle Crash on 4th Street Near Park Avenue
The 54-year-old Perris woman was reportedly crossing traffic to pull into a business driveway when her car crashed into the motorcyclist.
Deputies affirmed that the rider was immediately transported to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. His name has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, the female motorist was unharmed in the wreck. The incident remains under investigation.
We extend our prayers and sincerest thoughts to the family members and friends of the motorcyclist during such a difficult time.
Riverside County Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of the motorcycle and the vehicle , 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 did not yield to the right of way motorist. 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 the motorcyclist 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, hospital bills, 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 Riverside County 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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