Gina Brown Killed in Motorcycle Collision
An Antelope Valley motorcycle crash left 48-year-old Gina Brown dead on Sunday, February 27th.
CHP reported that Brown was traveling eastbound in a Harley-Davidson motorcycle when she veered into oncoming traffic.
As a result, the rider collided head-on with a 2021 Toyota.
The accident occurred around 1:15 on State Route 18 near 263rd Street East.
Sadly, Brown died at the scene of the accident.
In addition, a passenger on the motorcycle also suffered major injuries and was transported to Antelope Valley Hospital.
The occupants of the Toyota suffered only minor injuries and declined medical treatment.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Gina Brown.
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.