Motorcyclist Injured In Rancho Cordova Car Accident On Highway 50 Near Bradshaw Road
RANCHO CORDOVA, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident on Highway 50 not far from Bradshaw Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 1:30 p.m. A pickup truck and a motorcycle were involved in the collision.
The motorcyclist was pinned underneath the truck as a result of the collision and seriously injured. An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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All drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and avoid motorcyclists. A number of collisions are caused by drivers that fail to see motorcyclists and make unsafe lane changes. According to California Vehicle Code 22107, “No person shall turn a vehicle from a direct course or move right or left upon a roadway until such movement can be made with reasonable safety and then only after the giving of an appropriate signal in the manner provided in this chapter in the event any other vehicle may be affected by the movement.”
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