Major Injury Collision on Calico Road
A car and motorcycle collided in Yermo, California on Tuesday afternoon which resulted in major injuries.
The incident occurred on December 28th at 2:30 p.m. on Calico Road, near Lakeview Road.
It is unclear at this time what led to the crash.
Due to the impact, one person was airlifted to Antelope Valley Hospital with a broken back and neck.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
According to statistics, approximately 80% of accidents involving a motorcycle result in injuries or death.
Motorcycle accidents, according to the NHTSA, accounted for 14% of motor vehicle accident deaths in 2019. Motorcyclists should be fully aware of the safety challenges in which they face while riding on roads in California. Below are some tips for motorcyclists:
- Wear proper protection
- Ride responsibly
- Be knowledgeable and practice how to properly operate a motorcycle
- Ensure you are licensed prior to operating a motorcycle
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.