Motorcycle and Car Collide on Magnolia Avenue in Petaluma Injuring the Rider
PETALUMA, CA (March 31, 2019) – A motorcyclist was hospitalized following a collision with a car Sunday afternoon in Petaluma.
The collision happened around 1:26 p.m. at the intersection of Magnolia Avenue and Thompson Lane. According to the CHP, a Kawasaki Ninja collided with a red sedan for unknown reasons.
Paramedics responded to the scene. Soon after, they took the rider to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital for treatment of his injuries.
In addition, the sedan driver pulled over on the right shoulder.
It is unknown if charges has been filed and liability has not yet been determined. However, the incident remains under investigation.
Due to the small size of motorcycles, it is important to be on the lookout for them when driving. Always make sure it is safe by checking your side mirrors and blind spots. In addition, scan the streets and keep your ears open for the sounds of any possible motorcycles nearby.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in a motorcycle accident, it is always best to talk to a personal injury attorney to protect your rights. We at The Sweet Law Group have been helping injured victims for over 44 years, and we can do the same for you. You could be eligible for monetary benefits that would pay for medical bills, pain and suffering, loss of wages, and other expenses accrued from your accident. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free evaluation of your case details.