Articles Posted in Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle Accident Injury in Sacramento

A Sacramento motorcycle accident injury happened along Gold Express Drive on March 16 that resulted in serious harm to the rider. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the accident occurred shortly before 8:00 in the morning along eastbound Gold Express Drive just west of Gold Meadow Way. The area is located near Fair Oaks and north of the Lincoln Highway. It occurred when a black motorcycle was involved in a collision with a Hyundai. The roadway was blocked for a short time by the crash. The CHP did not report what hospital the rider was transported to, nor was there any information on what caused the accident.

Yreka Area Motorcycle Accidents

Yreka is a small city located in one of California’s most stunning landscapes. Those who live in the area know that driving through Siskiyou County offers some incredible mountain views. For this reason, the area is a popular place to take a motorcycle ride to enjoy the fresh air and awesome scenery. While motorcyclists enjoy many benefits such as an exciting hobby and reduced gas mileage, being a motorcyclist also comes with a drastically increased risk of injury in the event of an accident. Accidents can happen anywhere, and Yreka and the surrounding Siskiyou County are no exception. These areas have seen a number of motorcycle collisions in recent years. Those who drive on local roads may want to know more about motorcycle accidents in their area.

Motorcycle Accident Fatally Injures Fresno Man

A motorcycle accident in Fresno County claimed the life of a Fresno man on February 23, 2019. The incident occurred along Church Avenue and Academy Avenue in Sanger. An officer from the Sanger Police Department was in the area and heard what sounded like a crash. The officer scanned the area and found two parties had been propelled from a motorcycle. The driver, a 36-year-old man from Fresno, suffered major injuries. The passenger, identified as the 33-year-old wife of the driver, suffered minor injuries. Both parties were transported to a local hospital for treatment. Sadly, the man was unable to overcome his injuries and was pronounced deceased during hospitalization. His identity was not released immediately due to pending family notification. We would like to send our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to those who lost a loved one in this devastating accident.

Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Eureka Crash

Officers from the Eureka Police Department (EPD) reported an injury accident on Friday, February 15, 2019. The crash involved two vehicles, a small sedan, and a motorcycle. Reports stated that the motorcyclist was left with injuries that required treatment at a nearby hospital. Updates on the man’s condition have not been reported, but his injuries were not suspected to be life-threatening at the time of the crash. EPD says that they are conducting an accident investigation in order to find out what caused the collision.

The Hurt Report on Motorcycle Accidents

In today’s age, people rely on their motor vehicles for almost everything. They help people get around town, go to work, attend school, and so much more. Too often, people take their vehicles for granted and assume that they, and those around them, have the driving skills to keep everyone safe. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Car accidents are actually widespread and often lead to injuries or even fatalities. Every year, numerous families are left devastated because they had a loved one seriously injured or killed. Sometimes, these serious injuries could lead to complications that last the rest of someone’s life. According to some of the statistics that were recently published by the AAA:

The Anatomy of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents are complex events that involve multiple interactions between vehicles, humans, and the environment. While there isn’t any such thing as a normal or usual motorcycle collision, it is typical for motorcycle riders to receive serious trauma during an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 80 percent of motorcycle crashes that are reported involve either death or traumatic injuries. In order to increase their safety and reduce the risk of being involved in a severe crash, motorcycle riders in the area should be aware of the various factors that make motorcycle accidents dangerous.

Lincoln CA Motorcycle Crash Prevention

A Lincoln CA motorcycle crash is often serious, causing catastrophic injuries or resulting in fatalities. Liability issues are important and can help determine the damages you recover. This is why it is essential for an injured motorcyclist or family who lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident to consult with an experienced attorney. We will be exploring prevention, negligence, risk, and liability in the following sections, so this is an excellent opportunity to familiarize yourself with some of the things you should know when a Lincoln CA motorcycle crash occurs.

Tracy Motorcyclist Fatality

A Tracy motorcyclist fatality occurred on January 6 along Interstate 580 between Tracy and Livermore. It was reported that more than one vehicle may have been involved in the motorcycle accident. The incident occurred near the exit for Grant Line Road where a man was ejected from his 2018 Harley Davidson bike and onto the roadway. Sadly, he was struck by an oncoming vehicle and suffered fatal injuries at the scene. Officials have identified the decedent as 21-year-old Cristo Arnold Alvarez Garcia of Livermore. Our sincere thoughts and condolences are with those mourning the loss of their loved one during this difficult time.

The MAIDS Report on Motorcycle Accidents

People rely on many different modes of transportation to get from place to place. Whether it is going to work, attending school, or running errands around town, it is vital for everyone to get from place to place safely. While many people rely on cars to do this, some choose to ride motorcycles. Whether it is a comfort issue, a cost issue, or simply a personal preference, bikes are common. Unfortunately, the same is true of motorcycle accidents. Furthermore, these collisions are more common than many people might think. According to statistics that have been published by the Insurance Information Institute (III):

Antelope Motorcycle Crash Injures Biker

On December 29, an Antelope motorcycle crash with a red sedan resulted in the hospitalization of the biker due to injuries to his lower legs. The accident occurred at the intersection of Ridge Rim Court and Black Eagle Drive, close to Lone Oak Park. The injured man, age 40, and whose name was not given, was transported to the Mercy San Juan Medical Center for further evaluation and treatment for his injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).