Highway 87 Collision Results in Injuries
CHP reported a motorcycle crash in San Jose on Tuesday evening, May 10th.
The accident occurred at 4:47 p.m. on Highway 87 between a sedan and motorcycle.
Investigators are still working to determine fault regarding the crash.
Unspecified injuries were sustained in the rider and they were taken to the hospital for treatment.
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.