1 Hospitalized in San Diego Motorcycle Accident on State Route 76 near Sams Mountain Road
SAN DIEGO, CA (March 8, 2021) – Sunday noon, a motorcyclist sustained injuries in a crash on State Route 76 near Sams Mountain Road.
According to Juan Escobar of the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened just after 1:00 p.m. Moreover, it occurred at 16650 State Route 76, just west of Sams Mountain Road.
Reports revealed that an eastbound Harley-Davidson suddenly veered left to avoid a westbound truck. Then, it lost control and clipped another vehicle before colliding with a power pole.
Furthermore, responders rushed the motorcyclist to Palomar Hospital via helicopter, Cal Fire said.
Authorities released no further details regarding the crash.
The incident is under CHPs investigation.
The Rising Numbers of Accidents in the United States
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.
As common of an occurrence as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a motorcycle accident.
Thus, the most valuable step you can take in response to a crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.
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