Bradley Bell Killed in Oroville From Motorcycle Accident
41-year-old Bradley Bell was the motorcyclist who died following the collision with a vehicle on Sunday night, September 5th.
The crash reportedly happened around 8:40 p.m. on Oro Dam Boulevard near Lincoln Boulevard.
The other vehicle pulled out in front of the motorcycle, thus causing the motorcyclist to collide with it.
Unfortunately, Bell died at the scene of the crash.
One of the passengers involved in the collision was also rushed to a nearby hospital with unspecified injuries.
Investigators are working to gather more information regarding the accident.
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
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.