Rider Injured After Motorcycle Collision with Big Rig on Wible Road in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, CA (October 17, 2019) — A motorcyclist suffered injuries in a collision with a big rig on Wible Road Thursday morning.
According to the Bakersfield police, they received a call about the incident at about 12:23 a.m. The crash occurred at 500 Wible Road near Motor City.
Reports indicated that the rider lost control of the motorcycle while northbound on Wible Road. He subsequently crashed into the trailer of a big rig.
The rider sustained serious injuries and was taken to the hospital. Meantime, the investigators are looking into whether speed played a factor in the crash.
Motorcyclists rarely escape injury when an accident occurs. If you are riding a motorcycle, do not underestimate the bike’s speed. Additionally, strictly follow traffic laws and the conditions of the road. For other drivers, do not tailgate a motorcycle. Maintain a safe following distance. Give motorcycles a full traffic lane when you pass. Remember that they too have equal rights on the road.
The Sweet Lawyers hold a wealth of knowledge in personal injury cases. If you’ve suffered a debilitating injury in a motorcycle accident, take legal action. We provide aggressive representation and compassionate guidance to our clients. We know that hiring an attorney may take time and research. However, when you choose us, we’ll be sure to start on your case in the first several hours while you rest and recover. To seek justice, a maximum settlement and prosecution against the reckless driver, contact us at (800) 674 7852.