One Seriously Injured in Crash on 15 Freeway
A motorcycle and car collided in San Diego early Thursday morning, leaving one person with serious injuries.
The accident occurred at 12:13 a.m. within the northbound lanes of the I-15 Freeway.
Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the crash at this time.
One person suffered serious injuries and was rushed to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla for treatment.
Police also blocked off the Nos. 3, 4, and 5 lanes for a period of time following the accident.
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
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.