Motorcyclist Killed on 91 Freeway
A motorcycle rider died in a traffic collision on Sunday morning, September 4th.
News reports stated that the accident took place on the 91 Freeway in Anaheim.
The motorcyclist reportedly collided with a big rig within the westbound lanes near Lakeview Avenue.
It was around 4 in the morning when the crash occurred.
Sadly, the unidentified rider died at the scene. No details were provided on the truck driver.
Investigators are actively working to determine liability.
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 your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.