Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on Interstate 680 Freeway
SUNOL, Calif. (Sept. 26, 2018) — A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday in a collision on the northbound Interstate 680 Freeway, a California Highway Patrol report said.
The crash was reported at 9:57 a.m. and prompted a SigAlert. Police found the rider unresponsive and bleeding in the middle lanes. A black Honda CRV was stopped in the middle lanes as well. It’s unknown what led to the collision, but the cause is under investigation.
The person riding the motorcycle died at the scene.
Sunol Crash Investigation
The collision remains under investigation by police and there were very few details provided in the report.
Our condolences go out to the family of the motorcyclist who died.
There are many steps that should be taken following a collision to ensure your legal rights are protected, but this can vary depending on the circumstances.
An injured person should seek out immediate and ongoing medical care until they are completely better. If someone has died, a wrongful death claim may be pursued by surviving family members against those responsible and or their insurance company.
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CHP ACCIDENT REPORT
Incident: 00986 Type: Fatality Location: I680 N / Andrade Rd Ofr Loc Desc: NB 680 ACROSS FRM SCALES Lat/Lon: 37.572148 -121.888650
11:33 AM 19  A118-068 1097 1098 WITH 68 [Shared]
11:28 AM 18  118-A1 FOLLOWING BIKE TO TOW YARD [Shared]
11:06 AM 17  ^***CANCEL SIGALERT*** ALL LANES OPEN [Shared]
11:06 AM 16  COPY, 1039 DOTCC, CMS OFF [Shared]
11:05 AM 15  A118-068 RDWY IS OPEN SAVE TOW IS 1097 [Shared]
10:58 AM 14  [FSP] has closed their incident 
10:54 AM 13  118-S1 — LANE 2 WILL BE OPEN IN A COUPLE MINS — ONLY 1 LANE WILL BE CLOSED [Shared]
10:24 AM 12  1039 DOT-CC [Shared]
10:24 AM 11  ^***UPDATE SIGALERT*** REVISED LOCATION – NB I680 ACROSS FROM CHP SCALES #1,2,3 LANES BLOCKED, TRAFFIC DIVERTED OFF TO CHP SCALES AND BACK ONTO NB [Shared]
10:23 AM 10  1039 DOTCC LINE 28 [Shared]
10:15 AM 9  118-64 APPEARS SOLO 1180 – 1-2-3 CLOSED DIVERTING TRF TO SCALES ONR – TO GO AROUND THE SCENE [Shared]
10:08 AM 8  [Notification] [FSP]-618-64 FSP REQ PERMISSION TO USE CD [Shared]
10:05 AM 7  1039 DOT-CC [Shared]
10:02 AM 6  ^***ISSUE SIGALERT*** #2-3 LANES BLOCKED DUE TO COLLISION, NB I680 AT ANDRADE RD, UNK ETO [Shared]
10:00 AM 5  A6 LANE 2-3 BLOCKED [Shared]
10:00 AM 4  [Notification] [CHP]-118-A6 (19740 IS 1097 W THIS) [Shared]
9:58 AM 3  1039 1141 [Shared]
9:57 AM 2  VS BLK HOND CRV // 5LBH078 // STOPPED MIDDLE LANE ALSO
9:57 AM 1  MC DOWN / RIDER IN MIDDLE LANE / UNRESPONSIVE AND BLEEDING
10:00 AM 23 Unit Assigned