Motorcyclist Injured In Costa Mesa Car Accident On The 55 Freeway By Baker Street
COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA (March 8, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured following an accident on the 55 Freeway not far from Baker Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the motorcycle accident took place around 8:05 a.m. One person stopped in order to help the injured motorcyclist.
It remains unclear if the other vehicle involved in the accident stopped. An investigation into the cause of the crash remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Every driver has a responsibility to operate their vehicle with reasonable caution. According to California Vehicle Code 2350, “No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.”
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