Motorcyclist Injured In Placerville Car Accident Near Sly Park and Ridgeway Drive
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA (August 5, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident by the intersection of Sly Park and Ridgeway Drive.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 8:22 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a car and the motorcyclist collided.
Paramedics rushed to the scene and came across the motorcyclist laying in the middle of the road. He was taken to the hospital with major injuries.
Neither alcohol nor drugs are believed to be factors in the crash.
Liability In Motorcycle 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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