Motorcyclist Injured In Carson Car Accident With BMW On 110 Freeway Near Sepulveda Boulevard
CARSON, CALIFORNIA (July 14, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a car accident on Highway 101 not far from Sepulveda Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:56 a.m. in the HOV lane. The driver of a BMW hit the victim as they were attempting to change lanes.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help the victim. Their identity has not been released at this time.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Drivers have a legal responsibility to check for other vehicles in their surroundings and wait until it is safe to make a lane change. According to California Vehicle Code 22107, “No person shall turn a vehicle from a direct course or move right or left upon a roadway until such movement can be made with reasonable safety and then only after the giving of an appropriate signal in the manner provided in this chapter in the event any other vehicle may be affected by the movement.” Any person that is injured in a motorcycle accident may be able to recover damages by hiring a motorcycle accident attorney.
Getting Help After A Motorcycle Accident
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