South Lake Tahoe, CA – Rider Killed in Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Lake Tahoe and Johnson Boulevards
South Lake Tahoe, CA (July 26, 2018) – A local and dependable news source in South Lake Tahoe reported a crash involving a vehicle and a motorcyclist that resulted in the death of the latter on Lake Tahoe Boulevard Thursday morning. The fatal crash that reportedly occurred at or near Johnson Boulevard apparently took place at about 6:15 a.m.
The South Lake Tahoe Police stated that the motorcyclist was apparently traveling east on Lake Tahoe Boulevard when the driver of a pickup truck allegedly turned onto Lake Tahoe westbound from Johnson Boulevard. The motorcycle rider purportedly hit the brakes but was unable to avoid colliding into the side of the pickup truck.
Emergency crews promptly arrived on the scene although they were unable to help the injured rider as the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the pickup truck reportedly remained at the scene in order to cooperate with authorities. There was no more information released in regards to the victims’ identity or the exact reason for the accident. Authorities are currently examining every aspect of this collision.
Our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers are currently with the family members of the victim during this tragic time.
California Motorcycle Accident and Wrongful Death
Investigators are likely looking to prove whether or not there was any negligent behavior involved in the cause of this accident. The investigation will not be over until an accurate assessment has been made in regards to the cause of this collision. Once liability has been established, there may be serious grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit to follow. In any event, the choice to seek financial compensation is an extremely personal one that may only be made by the victims’ family.
We at Brady Law Group recognize the unparalleled grief that comes from the sudden loss of a loved one, and we are wholeheartedly committed to holding negligent drivers liable for the massive devastation they cause. If you lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident due to a negligent driver, call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free today.
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.
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