Anaheim, CA (June 8, 2022) – One person was severely injured in a motorcycle accident that took place on a local highway in Anaheim on Tuesday afternoon, June 7.
According to California Highway Patrol officials, the accident happened at 3:46 p.m. on SR-91 around the area of Weir Canyon. A motorcyclist was traveling in the area when they were suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not fully known. The motorcycle sustained severe damage as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, was injured in the accident. The party was taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to the motorcyclist who was hurt in this accident. We hope for their speedy recovery.
Despite how few motorcyclists are on our roads compared to passenger vehicles, these accidents still occur and cause extensive harm when they do happen. Hundreds of motorcyclists are seriously injured or even lose their lives in accidents every year in the state of California. In 2019 alone, in fact, it was estimated that approximately 474 people were killed in fatal motorcycle accidents and many others were injured. Drivers are expected to watch out for motorcyclists at all times, as well as give them the space they need on our roads. If you have been hurt in a motorcycle crash and believe that another party is at fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Because it can be difficult to deal with a motorcycle crash on your own, you should have the help of an Anaheim motorcycle accident attorney on your side who can help you after an accident. Many serious injuries stem from motorcycle accidents, including the following:
After you have sustained serious injuries in a motorcycle crash, you should only have to focus on healing from your physical injuries. Having the help of an Anaheim personal injury attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are protected after a collision.
Our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here to help you get back on your feet after a California motorcycle accident. We understand how overwhelming a motorcycle accident can be. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these cases and are familiar with motorcycle accident laws in California. If you have been hurt in a collision, you will likely find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone as you get back on your feet after a motorcycle accident. Please contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Anaheim at (888) 539-3154 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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