Oakland, CA (March 11, 2023) – A motorcycle accident took place in the seminary section of Oakland that left one person injured.
At approximately 3:50 p.m. on March 10, the Oakland Police Department and firefighters were notified that an automobile accident had occurred on 57th Avenue.
Reports from authorities so that a gray SUV was fleeing out of the area of 57th Avenue and International Boulevard when the vehicle motorcyclist. The SUV continued forward and left the scene of the accident.
The motorcyclist was severely injured in the accident. EMS rendered aid to the victim before transporting him to an area hospital, where he was admitted with life-threatening injuries.
The incident remains under investigation.
Motorcycle Accidents in California
Every year, thousands of motorcyclists are left with serious injuries following crashes that take place here in California. A significant number of victims are left with injuries that forever impact their lives. Traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, severe compound fractures, and even internal organ injuries are nearly impossible to prepare for. These and other serious injuries often affect a victim’s ability to enjoy their life, work, or even earn a living.
Unfortunately, we see countless people left with significant injuries following car crashes due to drivers who are negligent. If another driver’s negligent actions have caused you harm, you have the ability to file a personal injury claim against them. This type of action can help you secure the financial resources needed to cover a variety of damages you face. Some of the damages you can get compensation for include:
- Lost wages: if your accident forced you out of work for any amount of time, you can file a claim to recover financial compensation for the loss damages that your accident has caused you.
- Medical costs: you have the ability to request compensation to cover both your immediate and long-term medical costs. This can include anything from hospitalization to surgery, medical devices or medication, and more.
- Property damage: after your accident, you can request compensation to repair or replace your motorcycle. Having the financial resources that you need to get back on the road is critical.
- Loss of enjoyment of life: if you have suffered a serious injury due to a motor vehicle accident, there is a significant chance that you may not be able to return to your normal way of life. For this reason, you can request compensation for the impact that your injuries have had on your ability to enjoy your life.
At Wilshire Law Firm, our attorneys are highly experienced and dedicated to providing clients with the legal representation they deserve. We understand the challenges associated with filing a personal injury lawsuit and have recovered over $1 billion in settlements for our clients since 2007. Our dedication to protecting your rights and fighting as hard as possible on your behalf is why so many people trust us to handle their cases. If you believe that you may need help filing a personal injury claim, schedule a free consultation today or call us at 800-358-1884 for more information about how we can help you get justice.