A man was killed last Sunday, January 27, 2018 in a motorcycle accident that occurred in Carlsbad.
The incident took place on Carlsbad Blvd around 6:00 pm.
The rider has been identified as 41-year-old San Diego resident Jason Betts.
A car made a U-turn in front of the oncoming motorcycle, causing the collision.
There was also a female passenger on the motorcycle who suffered moderate injuries.
It’s said that the driver of the car remained on scene and cooperated with police, but they have not stated whether drugs or alcohol were a factor in the incident, which remains under investigation.
Taking a ride with a friend or loved one can be a very enjoyable experience. Even in ideal conditions, however, drivers fail to notice motorcycles, and these situations can end in tragedy. The Carlsbad motorcycle lawyers here at RiderzLaw offer our deepest, most sincere condolences to all the family and friends affected by this tragedy. We beg you readers to please, look out for yourselves out on the roads.