One Person Injured In Rio Linda Motorcycle Accident On 18th Street
RIO LINDA, CALIFORNIA (August 1, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident on 18th Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place after 1:30 p.m. between 18th Street and L Street. According to police the a Toyota Sienna collided with the motorcyclist for reasons that remain under investigation.
Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victim. The injured motorcyclist is expected to recover form their injuries.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcyclists are much more susceptible to serious accidents. Because of their small profile motorcyclists are much more likely to be overlooked. A number of accidents occur when vehicles 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.” Any motorcyclist injured in car accident may be able to seek damages by filing a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A car Accident
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