One Injured Following Crash on 8 Freeway
A motorcycle accident left one person hurt in San Diego on Thursday night, July 14th.
According to CHP, the wreck took place at 11:44 p.m. on the I-8 Freeway.
It was reported that a Mazda 3 and motorcycle collided for unknown reasons near Morena Boulevard.
One person was injured and taken to the hospital for treatment.
The crash remains under investigation.
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 your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.