1 Hospitalized after Modesto Motorcycle Accident on 9th Street
MODESTO, CA (July 10, 2020) – Late Thursday morning, a person suffered serious injuries in a big rig and motorcycle crash on 9th Street.
According to police reports, the incident occurred at around 11:10 a.m. on S 9th Street and Sonora Avenue in Modesto.
The firefighters and paramedics came to the crash scene.
Meanwhile, the CHP revealed that a person suffered serious injuries and required treatment.
At this time, the events that have led up to the crash remain undisclosed. Thus, the crash remains under active investigation.
The Risks of Riding a Motorcycle
Motorcycle accidents are prone to be severe because riders lack stability cars normally offer. Moreover, a motorcyclist is more vulnerable to road hazards, weather conditions, and is less visible to other drivers.
Always be alert and focused on the road. Do not use smartphones or other unnecessary devices. Most especially, abide by posted speed limits while on busy boulevards.
If you see yourself unfit to drive in a moment, use a rideshare app instead.
According to the Association of Safe International Road Travel, more than half of all road occur among vulnerable road users—pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists.
Thus, it is valuable to know what to do if you get involved in a motor vehicle accident
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