Car and Motorcycle Collide on Highway 57
Investigators are actively working to determine fault regarding a collision involving a motorcycle in Baldwin Park.
The accident took place on Highway 57 on May 11th around 11:15 a.m.
Per CHP, the motorcycle struck a car for unknown reasons near the Interstate 10 Freeway.
As a result, the rider suffered minor injuries.
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.