Santa Cruz, CA – Motorcyclist Injured after Accident at Intersection of Highway 1 and Swanton Road
Santa Cruz, CA (July 23, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that an accident involving a motorcycle took place at the intersection of Highway 1 and Swanton Road. The incident occurred at some time before 10:52 AM in the morning on Sunday, July 22, 2018. No detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the accident has been revealed at this time.
According to initial CHP reports, a motorcyclist had slammed into a black Lexus sedan near Highway 1 and Swanton. After the recorded time of 10:52 AM, rescue crews were dispatched to the crash site and provided medical aid to the motorcyclist. Personnel confirmed the rider had sustained wrist, hip, and femur injuries as a result of the impact. Presently, the current condition of this individual has not been disclosed.
Officials have not revealed if the driver of the Lexus had sustained injuries or had remained at the scene of the accident.
As of now, officials are conducting an investigation into the probable causes of the crash. As more evidence surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the motorcyclist during this difficult time and wish the patient a swift and efficient recovery.
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Mostly, the circumstances surrounding the crash remain a mystery. Officials will consider if DUI, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving had played any part in the events leading up to the crash. Also, as part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will inspect the motorcycle and the Lexus for mechanical problems or system failure and will examine photos of the crash site.
Pending the final results of the case, the non-guilty victim can pursue a personal injury lawsuit and, ultimately, receive compensation for a variety of inconveniences including painful injuries, vehicle insurance, 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) 478-6483 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 to all those involved in the accident.