Serious Injuries Following Accident on Kumeyaay Highway
A motorcycle along with another vehicle collided in Boulevard, California on Thursday afternoon.
CHP reported that the crash resulted in serious injuries on March 3rd.
The incident took place at 1:07 p.m. within the eastbound lanes of Kumeyaay Highway near Manzanita Road.
At this time it is unclear what led to the collision.
The rider was found on the ground when paramedics arrived and was hospitalized with serious injuries.
Investigators are actively working to determine liability.
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
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.