According to the OC Register, a motorcyclist’s leg was severed in a hit-and-run accident on the 15 Freeway in Lake Elsinore on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. The rider’s motorcycle became disabled and he attempted to run across the lanes when he was struck by another vehicle.
The driver who hit the motorcyclist fled the scene.
The motorcyclist was taken to Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar, where he received treatment, but it is unknown if doctors attempted to re-attach the limb.
The incident is under investigation. Anyone with information regarding the hit-and-run is urged to call Riverside CHP at 951-637-8000.
Everyone at West Coast Trial Lawyers wishes the victim a quick recovery.