Motorcyclist Seriously Injured near Old Placerville and Bradshaw Roads
CHP reported a major injury collision involving a motorcyclist in Sacramento Wednesday afternoon.
The incident took place at 4:18 p.m. on March 2nd near Old Placerville and Bradshaw Roads.
A motorcyclist reportedly collided with another vehicle under unclear circumstances.
As a result, the rider suffered major injuries and was rushed to a hospital for treatment.
No information has been disclosed regarding the other party.
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.