Costa Mesa, CA – Motorcyclist Hospitalized after Suspected Hit-and-Run Incident at Intersection of Victoria and Maple Streets
Costa Mesa, CA (August 30, 2018) – A local news source reported that a motorcyclist required hospitalization after a suspected hit-and-run incident that took place at the intersection of Victoria and Maple Streets. The incident transpired at some time at night on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the victim and the two suspects has been revealed.
Based on the police report, a car was heading down Victoria when, for indeterminate reasons, it plowed into a motorcycle. Sometime later, emergency teams were dispatched to the crash site and assisted the rider, who sustained injuries during the impact. Later, the victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment and, at this time, was successfully stabilized by medical personnel.
Afterward, authorities confirmed the motorist fled the scene following the crash. Good Samaritans pursued the suspect vehicle, which ultimately stopped at apartments along Fairview Road.
At some point, the driver and passenger exited the car and attempted to flee on foot. Police successfully detained and arrested one suspect. The location of the second suspect has not yet been determined.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the injured motorcyclist and wish this individual a swift and efficient recovery.
Motorcycle Accident and Hit-and-Run Incident in Costa Mesa
By law, drivers involved in an accident are required to remain at the scene and cooperate with authorities. Fleeing a crash site is considered a cowardly, criminal act that can result in severe punishment, including charges of felony hit-and-run. Based on this information, the suspect driver will be held fully responsible for causing the accident and inflicting injuries on the motorcyclist.
Depending on the final results of the case, the injured rider may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the suspects. Through legal intervention, these individuals can receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including painful injuries and medical bills.
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.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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 for all those involved in the accident.