Male Motorcyclist Hurt in Fatal Solo-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 10
Desert Hot Springs, CA (September 8, 2023) On Thursday morning, 68-year-old Cheryl McCoy of Phoenix died in a motorcycle accident on I-10.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal solo-vehicle crash happened around 11:25 a.m. on the westbound side ofInterstate 10, east of the Palm Drive exit.
Reports say that McCoy was a passenger in a Harley Davidson on the #1 lane traveling at 70 MPH.
Authorities say that the motorcycles rear tire separated, causing the bike to veer to the left and overturn.
Both driver and passenger sustained injuries due to the crash, medics transported both patients to the hospital, where McCoy succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
CHP is investigating the fatal crash.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of Cheryl McCoy. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured party a quick recovery.
The Aftermath of a Fatal Solo-Vehicle Crash: What Can the Bereaved of Cheryl McCoy Do?
The traffic accident rate in California continues to increase, rather than decrease, despite the additional safety features on newer vehicle models.
The increasing crash rate reflects that vehicle accidents are becoming rampant. They are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
As a matter of fact, according to the NHTSA, two out of three motorists will be involved in an accident during their life.
That is why it is vital to contact us if a loved one dies in a traffic accident.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
Indeed, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you only need to tend to your well-being. Our team will focus on your legal claim.
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To the loved ones of Cheryl McCoy, call us. You don’t need to experience more hardship because of other people’s negligence. Our legal experts will find the best possible outcome for our clients.
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