Motorcyclist Left with Life-Threatening Injuries on Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
One person suffered life-threatening injuries in a motorcycle crash Sunday night in Kearny Mesa.
The San Diego Police Department reported that the accident took place within the 9000 block of Clairemont Mesa Boulevard.
A vehicle made a right turn in front of the rider just before 11 p.m., causing a collision.
The 27-year-old rider was critically injured and rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Investigators are actively working to piece together all of the details of 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
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.