Riverside MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAWYER REPORT: The motorcycle accident attorneys at Riderz Law have a tragic accident to report from Riverside. Around 4:15pm on Saturday, September 24, an accident was reported involving a motorcyclist, his passenger, and a SUV at the intersection of Columbia Ave and Kearney St. The 54-year-old rider and his 58-year-old passenger were found by authorities with grave injuries. It was reported that the SUV driver was stopped with her blinker on, waiting to make a left turn onto Kearney St. As she began her turn, the motorcycle struck the left front side of the vehicle, ejecting both rider and passenger. More details were not available.
Police are still investigating the crash, and have not stated whether alcohol was a contributing factor. Regardless, this is an accident that never should have happened. Whether it was alcohol, carelessness, or failure to ride within skill level, this motorcycle accident was 100% preventable. As motorcycle accident lawyers who serve Riverside 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 Riverside, Los Angeles, San Diego and throughout southern California.