2 Hospitalized in Napa County Motorcycle Accident on Silverado Trail near Yountville Cross Road
NAPA COUNTY, CA (November 3, 2021) – Friday afternoon, Steven Bamford and Donna Bamford sustained injuries in a motorcycle crash on Silverado Trail.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 2:27 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Silverado Trail, south of Yountville Cross Road.
Reports revealed that a Harley-Davidson Road Glide collided with a 2017 Tesla Model S sedan. The Tesla had pulled out of the shoulder lane and tried to make a U-turn. However, it failed to yield the right of way to the motorcycle.
Moreover, responders transported the motorcycle rider, 64-year-old Steven Bamford to Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center with major injuries. Meanwhile, his passenger, 67-year-old Donna Bamford went to Napa Hospital with moderate injuries.
Furthermore, officials said that the Tesla driver, 20-year-old Melanie Navarro Torres, sustained no injuries in the crash.
Meanwhile, the incident remains under investigation.
What Happens After Crash in Napa County
May this be a reminder to all drivers that operating a vehicle is a responsibility that should not be taken lightly. Put all distractions away and be careful around other travelers. Also, keep a safe distance from other vehicles around you. Thus, by being a defensive driver, you can minimize the risks of accidents.
The most valuable step you can take in response to the crash on Silverado Trail is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, 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. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers, an attorney practicing for over 40 years.
Distinguished personal injury assistance and guidance can be found with the Sweet Lawyers. Since the dawn of our firm over 40 years ago, we’ve assisted families in need of legal care. From auto accidents to wrongful death, we’ve settled a myriad of lawsuits that have helped many people. Thus, if you refuse to settle and would like to take legal action against the reckless driver, call (800) 674 7852. Above all, we believe you deserve the best legal representation and proper compensation for your pain and suffering. 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 step.