Vitaliy Avagimyan Injured in Motorcycle Collision
A motorcycle and vehicle collided in Calabasas on Sunday morning, resulting in injuries to the rider.
Actor Jason Momoa, from Aquaman, was the driver of the vehicle that was involved.
The accident took place around 11 a.m. on Old Topanga Road within the eastbound lanes.
Per reports, the motorcyclist crossed over the double yellow lines and went into the path of Momoa’s 1970 Oldsmobile.
Upon impact, the rider fell off his bike and sustained minor injuries.
The Aquaman actor stayed at the scene and flagged down a passerby to call 911.
Paramedics transported Vitaliy Avagimyan, the rider, to Northridge Hospital for treatment.
The crash remains under investigation.
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.