Deadly Long Beach Motorcycle Crash
30-year-old Ray Hernandez Cabezas was the motorcyclist who was killed on Monday morning in Long Beach.
The incident occurred on January 3rd at 9:20 a.m. at a transition between the 710 and 91 Freeway.
Cabezas was reportedly traveling northbound and it is unclear at this time if other motorists were involved.
Investigators also shut down the transition road for a period of time.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ray Hernandez Cabezas.
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