1 Hurt in Brentwood Motorcycle Crash on Balfour Road
BRENTWOOD, CA (October 22, 2020) – Tuesday night, a 59-year-old motorcyclist suffered injuries in an accident on Balfour Road.
By 6:45 p.m., the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District came to the crash scene. The car versus motorcycle collision took place in the 7900 block of Balfour Road.
When Engine 52 arrived, they reported about a motorcycle rider lying in the road. Also, they called a medical helicopter to the scene. Furthermore, the crash involved another vehicle. Thus, they also dispatched a second AMR unit to take the driver to a local hospital.
Meanwhile, the 59-year-old motorcycle rider reportedly lost consciousness. He suffered several other injuries from the crash.
As of this time, other information about the crash remains unavailable.
Weaving in and out of lanes is dangerous. Always stay in your lane and be aware of the presence of other motorists around you. Pay attention and consider small vehicles like motorcycles and bicycles because these are more prone to road accidents than bigger vehicles.
The Rising Numbers of Accident in the US
According to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Roadways, while scrupulously created and mapped for efficient travel, are one of the most dangerous settings.
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