Motorcyclist Injured In Oakland Car Accident On Interstate 880 Freeway
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (October 15, 2019) – A motorist was seriously injured in a car accident along the Interstate 880 Freeway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:12 a.m. by the Hegenberger Road off ramp. For reasons that remain under investigation the motorcyclist was hit by a Toyota Prius.
Paramedics rushed to the scene and came across the motorcyclist who was conscious and breathing. He was transported to the hospital in order to receive treatment.
An investigation into the car accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
All drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and take steps to avoid causing accidents. According to California Vehicle Code 22350, “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.” Any person that is injured in a motorcycle accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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