1 Badly Injured in Auto VS Motorcycle Crash on 80 Freeway Near Longview Drive
SACRAMENTO (August 3, 2018) – A motorcycle and another vehicle collided on the Interstate 80 Freeway Friday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol dispatch.
The accident happened at 4 p.m. on the eastbound side of the interstate near Longview Drive off-ramp.
Major Injury Motorcycle Accident Friday in Sacramento
First responders found an unidentified person at the scene suffering in major injuries. As per the CHP log, the victim was taken to Mercy San Juan Medical Center for treatment of severe trauma including a broken foot and lacerations.
No immediate information was released on the conditions of other parties involved in the accident.
The investigators handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what led to the injury collision.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle and the other vehicle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the victim may pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. Traffic accident victims are entitled to seek recompense for medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in a traffic collision and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced Sacramento County personal injury lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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