Motorcyclist Injured in San Jose Car Accident On Highway 85 Not Far Away From Blossom Hill Road
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (April 17, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident on the southbound lanes of Highway 85 not far from Blossom Hill Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:54 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation, there was a collision between a gray Subaru and the motorcyclist.
Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the injured motorcyclist. There is an ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
Every year a number of motorcyclists are killed or seriously injured in car accidents. A number of these 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.”
Any person that is injured in a car accident may have the ability to recover damages. Those involved in motorcycle accidents are often seriously injured. Broken bones, spinal fractures and head injuries are all too common. A motorcycle accident attorney can examine the specific facts of your case and let you know what your options are.
Getting Help After A Motorcycle Accident
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