POMONA, CA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAWYER REPORT: The motorcycle accident attorneys at Riderz Law have an accident to report from Pomona. On Tuesday, January 10, 2017 a Pomona Police Department motorcycle office was responding to a fatal hit-and-run. At approximately 6:30am, he was travelling north on Garey Ave. when a SUV, which was traveling south on Garey, turned left in front of the responding officer. The officer’s motorcycle struck the side of the SUV and he was ejected from the motorcycle. He was transported to a local hospital with major injures.
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 distracted driving, this motorcycle accident was 100% preventable. As motorcycle accident lawyers who serve Pomona 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 Pomona, Los Angeles, Riverside and throughout southern California.