Motorcyclist Injured In Santa Cruz Car Accident On Graham Hill Road By Nepenthe Drive
SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA (September 9, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident on Graham Hill Road not far from Nephenthe Drive.
California Highway Patrol are s aying that the accident took place around 7:53 p.m. The two vehicles involved are being described as a Ford Focus and a motorcycle.
Paramedics were called to the scene to help the victim. Neither drugs nor alcohol are believed to have been factors in the crash.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
All drivers must operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner in order to avoid collisions. According to California Vehicle Code 22350, “No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.” Victims of motorcycle accidents may be able to hold negligent drivers accountable through a bodily injury claim.
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