Motorcyclist Possibly Injured in Crash on Highway 237
SAN JOSE (July 26, 2018) – A motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle on Highway 237 Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol log.
At approximately 7:24 a.m., a traffic accident involving a motorcycle and a blue Volkswagen occurred on the westbound side of the highway at Mathilda Avenue off-ramp.
First responders reportedly found the motorcyclist downed on the ground. The name of the victim and their condition at this time have not been disclosed thus far.
Detectives handling the case continue to investigate the exact cause of the collision.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycle and the other vehicle involved is underway. This 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.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved 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 car and motorcycle accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.