SANTA ANA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT LAWYER REPORT: The motorcycle accident attorneys at Riderz Law have a tragic accident to report from Santa Ana. On Friday, August 18, 2017, 34-year-old David Rorex of Fountain Valley was killed. He was riding his motorcycle westbound on First Street at approximately 11:20 a.m., when a SUV pulled out of a driveway in the 4800 block, into the path of the motorcycle. Rorex struck the side of the SUV, and died at the scene as a result of his injuries. The driver remained on scene and cooperated with police.
Police are still investigating the crash, although they do not believe that alcohol or drugs were a contributing factor. Regardless, this is an accident that never should have happened. Whether it was carelessness, distraction, or failure to ride within skill level, this motorcycle accident was 100% preventable. As motorcycle accident lawyers who serve Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana, Los Angeles, Orange County, and throughout southern California.