Man Identified in Fatal Lancaster Motorcycle Accident
A motorcycle and Volkswagen collided in Lancaster Monday afternoon, leaving one man dead.
Reports included that the crash took place around 4:30 p.m. on June 27th.
38-year-old Eddy Perez was riding his motorcycle north before colliding with an eastbound Volkswagen.
The collision occurred at the intersection of Business Center Parkway and Avenue K-8.
Sadly, Perez died at the scene.
Investigators are still working to determine fault for the accident.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Eddy Perez.
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.