Deadly Motorcycle Collision on Kern Avenue
Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fatal motorcycle crash that took place in Los Angeles Sunday night.
It was around 8:45 p.m. when a car and motorcycle collided on Kern Avenue.
The wreck took place near Whittier Boulevard on August 28th and one person sadly died as a result.
Their identity is being withheld pending notification of kin.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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.