26-Year-Old Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident
A deadly motorcycle accident claimed the life of Jose Miranda Friday morning in Oxnard.
Reports included that the crash took place on April 8th around 11 a.m. on Hueneme Road and Arcturus Avenue.
Miranda was traveling east on his bike before he broadsded a semi-truck that was in the process of making a turn.
Upon impact, the motorcyclist was ejected from his bike.
Sadly, despite life-saving efforts, paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene.
The semi-truck driver was left unharmed.
An active investigation is underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Jose Miranda.
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.