Motorcyclist Injured In San Francisco Car Accident On Interstate 80 Freeway
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (July 13, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a car accident on the Interstate 80 freeway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:35 p.m. near Fourth Street. The driver that hit the motorcyclist remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. One person had to be taken to the hospital.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
All drivers have a responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and take steps to avoid causing collisions. A number of accidents take place when drivers 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 person that is injured in a car accident may be able to recover damages through a bodily injury claim.
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