Crash on Panorama and De Anza Drives
A motorcycle and GMC collided in Thermal on Monday afternoon, resulting in serious injuries.
The accident happened around noon on Panorama and De Anza Drives, according to CHP.
No reports have been made explaining what led up to the collision.
Upon impact, the motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Their current condition is unknown.
Authorities also shut down a portion of the roadway for a period of time following the accident.
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
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.