Injuries Reported in Santa Rosa Motorcycle Accident on Fountaingrove Parkway
SANTA ROSA, CA (September 8, 2022) – Tuesday, authorities arrested Charles Bernhardy after a motorcycle crash in Fountraingrove Park.
The incident occurred just before 9:00 p.m. west on Fountaingrove Parkway.
According to reports, 37-year-old Charles Bernhardy of Santa Rosa drove west on Fountaingrove Parkway. As he approached from behind, he hit the victim just east of Sedgemoore Drive.
As a result, the rider fell off the bike. Then, the motorcycle got lodged under Bernhardy’s Chevrolet Silverado.
Meanwhile, responders transported the 23-year-old male motorcyclist from Santa Rosa to a local hospital.
More Details on the Crash
Then, Charles Bernhardy continued and hit a Honda Accord as its driver turned right onto Sedgemoore. As a result, the Honda sustained minor damage.
Moreover, the TM Racing 450 FI motorcycle dislodged from beneath the pickup and stopped in a center median. It stopped near the entrance to Nagasawa Park.
Meanwhile, authorities believed that Bernhardy stopped at Mendocino Avenue and then ran from the scene.
Moreover, investigators are trying to find out why the suspect abandoned the vehicle.
When the officers arrived that Bernhardy’s home, they couldn’t find him home. Eventually, they came back to the home on Benicia Drive at about 8:40 a.m. Wednesday and located him suffering a moderate injury to his left ankle.
Investigators suspect that Charles Bernhardy sustained the injury in the collision.
What Happens After Crash in Santa Rosa
May this be a reminder to all drivers that operating a vehicle is a responsibility that should not be taken lightly. Put all distractions away and be careful around other travelers. Also, keep a safe distance from other vehicles around you. Thus, by being a defensive driver, you can minimize the risks of accidents.
The most valuable step you can take in response to the crash on Fountraingrove Park is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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