Motorcyclist Airlifted After Victorville Crash on 7th Street
VICTORVILLE (May 8, 2018) – A motorcyclist was airlifted after a traffic accident along Seventh Street on Tuesday afternoon, according to Victor Valley News.
The incident took place at about 1:20 p.m. near Tracy Street.
As per the article, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said a man was riding a dark-orange Harley Davidson north on 7th Street when he collided with a black Acura sedan.
The driver of the Acura was apparently attempting to turn into a driveway on 7th Street when they turned into the path of and crashed into the motorcycle.
Motorcycle Crash on Seventh Street Near Tracy Street
San Bernardino County Fire Department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and found the rider lying on the ground as a result of the collision. The victim, who was reportedly responsive and alert, was then flown to a trauma center with unspecified injuries.
The name and condition of the patient at this time remained unknown. Meanwhile, the motorist in the sedan involved stopped and cooperated with the authorities. That person appeared to be unharmed in the wreck.
The investigation is ongoing.
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A forensic examination of both the motorcycle and the Acura, 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 played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either the bike or the sedan, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted or did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the motorcycle or the vehicle such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
A victim of a traffic collision has the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the negligent individual, seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been injured in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with our experienced San Bernardino County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will answer all your questions and guide you every step of the way. Contact us for a free case consultation at 855-703-4186.
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