Motorcyclist Dies in Briarwood Drive Vehicle Crash
San Jose, CA (July 28, 2022) On Thursday morning, a motorcycle rider sustained fatal injuries in a vehicle collision on Curtner Avenue.
According to the San Jose Police Department (SJPD), the fatal crash happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection with Briarwood Drive.
Reports say that a female driver on a 2009 Toyota sedan turning left struck an eastbound motorcyclist.
Paramedics transported the rider who suffered life-threatening injuries to a hospital, where the rider succumbed to his injuries and died.
Meanwhile, the female driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Furthermore, the rider’s name will be released by the Santa Clara County Coroner.
Sweet Lawyers express our sympathies to the family of the victim in the Briarwood Drive Vehicle Crash. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
We Can Help You Recover
Following the motorcycle crash on Curtner Avenue, it is important to make sure you are legally covered. This ensures that you can grieve in peace.
Hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are those who are related to or depend financially on the person that died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership)
- Children of the deceased
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased
- Personal representatives
So, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers if a loved one died in an incident similar to the Curtner Avenue vehicle collision. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.