Desert Hot Springs Motorcycle Accident: One Person Seriously Injured Following Collision By Palm Drive and 20th Street
DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA (March 8, 2019) – One person sustained serious injuries following a motorcycle accident not far from the intersection of Palm Avenue and 20th Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place sometime around 3:30 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation, the sedan collided with the motorcyclist i the southbound lanes of Palm Avenue.
The motorcycle proceeded down Palm Avenue even after the driver was thrown off until it hit another vehicle. Paramedics arrived at the scene and transported the motorcyclist to the hospital.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
It has been estimated that motorcycle riders are 28 times more likely to die in an accident than a passenger in a car. No matter how safe a motorcyclist is a number of drivers simply aren’t safe. A motorcyclist can get rear ended or sideswiped. Because of their relatively small profile motorcyclists can be difficult to see at times.
Any motorcyclist that is injured due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse. A motorcycle accident can cause extensive and costly injuries including spinal injuries, traumatic brain injuries and broken bones. A motorcycle accident attorney can work to get you the financial assistance that you need in order to recover properly.
Getting Help After A Motorcycle Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a motorcycle accident there are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our personal injury attorneys can guide you through what to do following an accident. We’ve helped thousands of accident victims and care deeply about making sure that our clients receive justice. Whether you just have questions about your rights or are looking to hire an attorney we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.