One Person Injured In San Carlos Motorcycle Accident On Highway 101 Near Holly Street
SAN CARLOS, CALIFORNIA (May 23, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a car accident on Highway 101 not far from Holly Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:56 a.m. The sedan involved in the accident is being described as an Audi A3.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victims. The motorcyclist was laying in the middle of the road in the number 1 lane.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Drivers have a responsibility to keep an eye out for motorcyclists. A number of collisions occur when a driver makes an unsafe lane change into the path of a motorcyclist approaching from behind. 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 person that is injured in a motorcycle accident may have the ability to recover damages. Victims may receive a wide variety of injures including head injuries, back injuries and emotional trauma. A car accident attorney can examine the specific facts of your case and let you know what your options are. It doesn’t cost anything to hire an attorney and they only get paid if they are able to successfully resolve your case.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a motorcycle accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get the medical and financial support that they need to fully recover. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.