Los Angeles, CA – Motorcyclist Injured after Accident along Westbound Highway 118 near 5 Freeway
Los Angeles, CA (September 6, 2018) – Local authorities confirmed a motorcyclist sustained injuries as the result of a collision with a larger vehicle that took place along westbound Highway 118, in the vicinity of the 5 Freeway. The crash happened at some time in the evening on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the motorcyclist and the motorist involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the report from the California Highway Patrol, the motorcycle and the larger vehicle were traveling along Highway 118 and, for indeterminate reasons, collided near the 5 Freeway. Sometime later, paramedics were dispatched to the crash site and discovered the rider had fallen across the main road. Officials did not specify how severe the victim’s injuries were.
Meanwhile, authorities did not specify if the motorist remained at the scene or sustained injuries.
As of now, investigators are looking into a probable cause of the crash.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the injured motorcyclist and wish them strength and peace of mind during this difficult time.
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According to the information provided by the California Highway Patrol, many issues surrounding the motorcycle accident on Highway 118 remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will inspect the bike and the larger vehicle and examine photos of the crash site to determine if mechanical issues or system failure contributed to the accident in any way. Likewise, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the collision.
Non-guilty injured victims of a traffic accident may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against a responsible party, pending the results of an investigation. Through legal intervention, these individuals can potentially receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including painful injuries, medical bills, and vehicle damage.
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