Pescadero, California – Motorcyclist Dies in Fatal Collision at Pescadero Creek Road
Pescadero, California (June 26, 2018) – Local sources reported a motorcyclist had died in a fatal crash that had taken place in the 6605 block of Pescadero Creek Road in the Pescadero area. Based on California Highway Patrol reports, the incident occurred at roughly 4:52 PM in the late evening of June 22, 2018. The San Mateo County Coroner’s Office has recently identified the deceased victim as 43-year old San Jose resident Tai Ping Yu, who was instantly killed when his bike collided with another oncoming vehicle.
At this point, CHP has not been able to outline an official cause behind the crash. As per the report, officials stated that a larger vehicle had crashed into a motorcycle and tumbled into a nearby creek. Following the incident, rescue teams from the local fire department responded to provided assistance at the scene.
Authorities have confirmed that Yu was killed immediately as a result of the impact. The physical condition of the second driver has not been disclosed to public sources.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of Tai Ping Yu during this difficult and tragic time.
At this time, it is unknown if the motorist will be held responsible for causing the accident and, ultimately, the death of the motorcyclist. Further investigations will determine what events led up to this tragic event. Forensic teams may examine both vehicles for mechanical issues and system failure. Officials might also consider drunk driving, drug abuse, distracted driving, negligent driving, and reckless behavior as possible causes for the collision.
Based on this information, the family members of Tai Ping Yu will have the legal rights to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills and tragic loss.
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.