Fatal Riverside Collision at Victoria and Arlington Avenues
55-year-old Leroy Cowles died in a motorcycle crash last Thursday morning in Riverside.
According to reports, the accident occurred around 5:05 a.m. on April 7th.
Cowles II was traveling west on his Kawasaki when an eastbound Chevy Spark ran a red light while he was making a left-turn.
Both collided at the intersection of Victoria and Arlington Avenue as a result.
The motorcyclist was found unresponsive when paramedics arrived and sadly died at the scene.
No injuries were reported from the other driver. The 64-year-old male Chevy driver stayed at the scene and was fully cooperative with authorities.
The crash remains under investigation.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Leroy Cowles II.
Statistics from 2019 show that 846 people were killed in crashes that involved running a red light and about 143,000 people were injured.
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.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.