One Person Injured In Sacramento Motorcycle Accident By The Intersection of Highway 50 and 65th Street
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (May 23, 2019) – One person was injured in a motorcycle accident on Highway 50.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the crash took place around 5:52 p.m. According to the CHP, the second vehicle involved in the crash is being described as a Gray Honda Accord.
Sacramento Fire Officials rushed to the scene and began providing aid to the downed motorcyclist. He was later take to the hospital.
The number 1, 2 and 3 lanes of the freeway were blocked for 2 hours as officers investigated.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcyclists are more likely to be overlooked than cars because of their small profile. A number of collisions occur due to drivers that are speeding or intoxicated. According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), “In fatal crashes in 2017, the highest percentage of drunk drivers was for drivers ages 21 to 24 (27 percent), followed by ages 25 to 34 (26 percent) and 35 to 44 (23 percent).”
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