Bicyclist and Motorcyclist Collide at Nimitz Boulevard in San Diego, CA
San Diego, California (June 22, 2018) – San Diego local news reported a collision between a bicyclist and a motorcyclist at Nimitz Boulevard, in the vicinity of Sunset Cliffs Boulevard in Ocean Beach. The incident occurred at approximately 3:45 AM on Friday, June 22, 2018. Police have not revealed the identities of the bike and motorcycle riders to the public.
As per the report, the incident took place when the motorcyclist was driving down Nimitz Boulevard in the early morning hours. Authorities speculate he hit a top speed of 40 mph. For reasons unknown, the motorcycle suddenly collided with an oncoming bicycle, resulting in the accident.
Paramedics immediately attended to the victims, who sustained non-life threatening injuries from the crash. The motorcyclist was transported to UC San Diego Medical Center, where he received treatment for road rash and minor wounds. The bicyclist was also taken to the local hospital and treated for minor wounds, as well.
To ensure security, police shut down the southbound lanes of Nimitz Boulevard near Sunset Cliffs to complete further investigations. As more evidence is uncovered, more information will be released for public records.
We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the victims of this unfortunate accident during this difficult time. We wish both riders a fast and efficient recovery.
Traffic Accident Investigation
At present, officials have not identified an exact cause for the two-vehicle crash. Whether the bike rider or the motorcyclist was accountable is still a mystery. Further investigations will look into mechanical failure, distracted driving, or substance abuse as potential factors.
If one of the drivers is found guilty of causing the accident, the non-guilty victim will have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit. By seeking legal assistance, individuals can receive compensation for issues like medical bills and painful injuries.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.