PLACENTIA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAWYER REPORT: The motorcycle accident attorneys at Riderz Law have a tragic accident to report from Placentia. On February 1, 2017 a 28-year-old rider, identified as Nicholas Scott Truex was killed while riding his motorcycle east on Chapman Ave. A truck was attempting a left turn onto Murray St. when Truex struck the vehicle that did not yield to his bike. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are still investigating the crash, but they do not believe alcohol was a factor. Regardless, this is an accident that never should have happened. Whether it was carelessness, inattention, or failure to ride within skill level, this motorcycle accident was 100% preventable. As motorcycle accident lawyers who serve Placentia 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 Placentia, Los Angeles, Orange County, and throughout southern California.