Motorcyclist Badly Injured in Collision on I-805
SAN DIEGO (October 9, 2018)- According to the California Highway Patrol, a major injury motorcycle collision was reported this morning between a motorcyclist and an alleged Ford Focus on northbound I-805.
Authorities confirmed the collision to have occurred at roughly 7:50 a.m. just south of Highway 163.
Upon their arrival, CHP noted the rider to have initially been lying in the middle of traffic lanes before finally being able to make his way over to the center divider despite being badly hurt.
The unidentified motorcyclist was attended to by paramedics and eventually transported via ambulance to a hospital with serious undisclosed injuries.
The driver of the involved Ford Focus did stop and remained at the scene.
No details have been made available at this time in regards to the cause of the accident which is currently under investigation at this time.
San Diego Motorcycle Injury Accident Attorney
California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of both the vehicle and the motorcycle, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the motorcyclist may be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party pending the investigation results. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income and loss future income due to work absence from injury.
If your loved one has been the victim of an auto accident, contact our experienced San Diego motorcycle injury accident attorneys today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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