Motorcyclist Injured In Santa Cruz Car Accident On Summit Road
SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA (August 24, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a car accident on Summit Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 9:51 p.m. The other vehicle involved is being described as a Ford sedan.
The driver of the Ford remained at the scene and cooperated with police. There is an ongoing investigation into what may have caused the accident.
Liability In Motorcycle Accidents
All drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and take steps to avoid causing 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.” Any person that is injured in a motorcycle accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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