Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Contra Costa Car Accident On Highway 4 By Bailey Road
CONTRA COSTA, CALIFORNIA (August 28, 2019) – A motorcyclist was hospitalized with major injuries after a car accident on the 4 freeway by the Bailey Road offramp.
California Highway patrol first reported the accident around 6:51 a.m. Paramedics rushed to the scene and the came across the motorcycle rider who was suffering from major injuries.
The motorcyclist had to be transported to the John Muir Medical Center. There is an ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
All drivers have a responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and take steps to avoid hitting motorcyclists. A number of motorcycle accidents are caused by drivers that make unsafe lane changes. 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 car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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