1 Hurt in Kings County Motorcycle Accident on Excelsior Avenue and 19th Avenue
KINGS COUNTY, CA (April 6, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, a motorcyclist suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Excelsior Avenue and 19th Avenue.
According to the CHP, the incident occurred at about 1:30 p.m. Reports confirmed that a gray Toyota Tundra failed to yield at a stop sign at Excelsior Avenue and 19th Avenue.
At the same time, two motorcycle riders traveled with the right of way and were driving across the intersection.
The first rider crashed into the front side of the truck. Meanwhile, the second rider managed to avoid the crash.
Afterward, the truck driver lost control and the truck overturned.
According to some witnesses, the female truck driver went out of the truck and fled from the scene. Apparently, another vehicle picked her up.
Meanwhile, responders airlifted the motorcyclist, a man in his 70’s, to CRMC.
The woman remains at large and will face charges on felony hit and run and other possible charges.
When driving a motorcycle, it’s important to follow the posted speed limit and to yield to other drivers during uncertain driving situations.
We may not always know what other drivers are thinking. However, if we approach situations with care, we’ll have a likelier chance of averting a collision.
Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney After an Injury Crash
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year. Thus, it is worthy to know what to do if you get involved in a motor vehicle accident.
The most helpful step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Furthermore, personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. Moreover, we are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, you might have suffered minor to major injuries. While you rest and recover, Sweet Lawyers will ensure you and your family obtain the highest settlement to cover these medical costs and more. Also, if you are forced to miss work, lost wages only exacerbate financial pressure, so turn to us. Our firm has demonstrated proven results repeatedly. To schedule a free consultation concerning your case, call (800) 674 7852. Moreover, our team is here for you and your family during this difficult time in your lives. You are not alone, let us guide you through the next steps.