State Route 22 Crash Involving Motorcycle
California Highway Patrol is actively working to determine liability regarding a motorcycle accident on Tuesday afternoon.
The crash occurred in Garden Grove around 4:42 p.m. between a BMW car and motorcycle.
It was within the westbound lanes of State Route 22 on February 22nd.
It is still unclear at this time what caused the crash.
As a result, the rider ended up lying on the right-hand side of the highway and was taken to a hospital with undisclosed injuries.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.