Riverside, CA (March 3, 2023) – At 10:45 p.m. on March 1, the California Highway Patrol troopers were called to the scene of a major automobile collision that took place on the 91 Freeway.
CHP crash reports indicate that a motorcycle into other vehicles collided on the freeway during the evening hours. Authorities responded to the scene of the accident and closed off the roadway in the area near Promenade Avenue.
The motorcyclist was located in the number three lane of the freeway when authorities arrived at the scene.
One person suffered significant injuries in the crash. The victim was treated at the scene briefly and rushed to Community Regional Hospital, where they underwent emergency care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Motorcycle Accidents in California
According to statistics, approximately 18 motorcycle accidents take place every day in California. These accidents add up to thousands of people suffering serious and life-altering injuries every single year in our state. A collision with a motorcycle can have a tremendous effect on your life and the lives of others around you. Unfortunately, thousands of people are left with serious injuries that impact their lives forever.
Due to the fact that motorcyclists are relatively unprotected during accidents, they are more likely to suffer serious injuries. Common injuries that follow motorcycle accidents across our state include:
- Severe and debilitating spinal cord fractures.
- Internal organ injuries that need emergency medical care.
- Severe cuts and lacerations that lead to permanent scarring.
- The loss of limbs or severe compound fractures.
There are many instances where motorcyclists are hurt in accidents as a result of negligent and reckless drivers. If you are unfortunate enough to suffer injuries as a result of a motorcycle accident that was caused by a driver’s negligence, a California motorcycle accident lawyer can help you seek financial compensation for your damages. It is crucial that you reach out to a skilled law firm immediately to provide yourself with the best chance of getting justice.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we are fully dedicated to getting justice for our clients and providing complete legal representation so that they can get the full compensation they deserve. With a proven track record of success in personal injury cases, you can trust that our experienced attorneys will work diligently on your case from start to finish. If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence or fault and are looking for help from a top-rated California law firm, look no further than Wilshire Law Firm. We offer free consultation services, so don’t hesitate to contact us today at 800-358-1884 for more information about how we can help you protect your legal rights and get justice.