WHITEWATER MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAWYER REPORT: The motorcycle accident attorneys at Riderz Law have a tragic accident to report from Whitewater. On Thursday, August 11th, 28-year-old Eugene Bess Jr, a resident of Yucca Valley, was traveling on the southbound transition road between Highway 62 and I-10 when his motorcycle drifted to the right and struck the concrete wall. The impact caused Bess Jr to be ejected from the bike into the I-10 roadway, where he landed on a vehicle in the number 3 lane of I-10. He was pronounced dead at the scene. No other injuries were reported.
Police are still investigating the crash, but have reported that drugs or alcohol did not appear to be a factor. Regardless, this is an accident that never should have happened. Whether it was carelessness or failure to ride within skill level, this motorcycle accident was 100% preventable. As motorcycle accident lawyers who serve Whitewater and all of California, we unfortunately see tragic accidents like this all too often. As always, we urge our clients and readers to ride smart and stay safe.
If you or a loved one are injured in a motorcycle accident, or if you have any motorcycle-related legal questions, please call our toll free hotline at 1-888-5-RIDERZ. We are available to assist clients in Whitewater, Yucca Valley, and throughout southern California.