Eduardo Guiterrez ID’d by Coroner as Motorcyclist Killed in Jurupa Valley
A fatal motorcycle accident took place in the early hours of Sunday, September 26th in Jurupa Valley.
It was reported that 53-year-old Eduardo Guiterrez was the victim of the deadly accident that happened around 3:42 a.m.
According to authorities, the collision occurred on the westbound Pomona 60 Freeway. An unidentified 31-year-old woman was speeding in her Nissan Sentra when she hit the rear end of Eduardo’s motorcycle.
As a result of the impact, Guiterrez lost control of his Suzuki GSXR and was ejected onto the highway.
Unfortunately, Guiterrez was pronounced dead at 4:01 a.m.
While the crash is still under investigation, it was determined that intoxication played a role.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Eduardo Guiterrez.
Speeding was a contributing factor in 26% of traffic accidents that resulted in death(s) in 2018, according to the NHTSA.
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.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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