Highway 94 Collision Involving Motorcycle Results in Injuries
Major injuries were sustained in a crash involving a motorcycle on Friday morning, April 29th.
The incident occurred in San Diego on Highway 94 around 7:13 a.m.
According to reports, a Ford Edge was speeding when it cut off the motorcyclist within the eastbound lanes.
As a result, the two collided and the rider suffered major injuries, including a broken hand.
Paramedics transported the rider to the hospital for treatment.
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.