Motorcyclist Possibly Injured in 280 Freeway Crash
LOCATION: San Francisco
DATE OF COLLISION: Sunday, September 30th
September 30, 2018 – A traffic collision involving a motorcycle occurred on the northbound Interstate 280 Freeway Sunday noon, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
The accident happened near the connector ramp to the Interstate 380 Freeway.
As per the CHP log, a motorcycle and another vehicle collided for unknown reasons on the interstate at 12:24 p.m.
Major Injury Accident Sunday in San Francisco
Authorities categorized the case as a major injury crash, but no immediate information was released on the victims.
At this time, the investigators continue to work to determine what exactly triggered the accident.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination both the motorcycle and the other vehicle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. 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 victim(s) will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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