Motorcyclist Sustained Major Injuries Following The Collision With Car on August 16th
The crash took place at about 8:35 p.m. at the intersection of Jackson Road and Hedge Avenue.
It is unclear what led to the crash and investigators are working to determine liability. Anybody with additional information is advised to contact authorities.
The unidentified motorcyclist was seriously injured and hospitalized as a result.
No additional information on the other party involved has been disclosed.
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