880 Freeway Accident Involving Motorcycle
Two vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in a crash that occurred in Hayward on Thursday, July 28th.
It was at about 8:14 a.m. when the crash occurred within the southbound lanes of the 880 Freeway.
The collision occurred at the eastbound Tennyson Road on-ramp.
A tow truck was needed to remove the motorcycle from the scene.
One person also suffered minor injuries and was taken to St. Rose Hospital for treatment.
An active investigation remains underway.
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.