Motorcyclist Injured In Marin Car Accident By Marshall Petaluma Road and Highway 1
MARIN, CALIFORNIA (September 9, 2019) – A motorcyclist sustained major injuries after a car accident by the intersection of Marshall Petaluma Road and Highway 1.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 10:56 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation the car collided with the motorcycle near the intersection.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. They were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Liability In Car Accidents
All drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles according to the prevailing conditions. According to California Vehicle Code, “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.” Victims of motorcycle accidents often suffer from a wide variety of injuries including:
- Head injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Internal trauma
Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help with lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A motorcycle accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
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