Anaheim: Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Crash
Posted on Oct 13, 2014
Shortly before 7:25 a.m. on Monday, October 13, 2014, a motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash in Anaheim, reported the Orange County Register. The rider collided with at least one vehicle near Ball Road and South Western Avenue before being thrown from his bike to the ground. Emergency responders transported the man, who was not breathing, to a trauma center. Authorities are investigating the crash. Nearby streets will be closed until late morning.
One of Orange County’s larger cities, with an average population of 342,394, Anaheim was the location of 2,075 motor vehicle collisions that resulted in injury or death in 2011, the most current year for which the California Office of Traffic Safety has published crash statistics. Forty-nine of the victims were motorcyclists. Across California, motorcyclist fatalities increased 4.6 percent from 415 in 2011 to 435 in 2012.
When a traffic collision seriously injures a motorcycle rider, the rider may file a personal injury claim against the at-fault driver in order to obtain compensation for recovery-related expenses, such as for medical bills, lost earnings, and pain and suffering. For more information, please call 888-752-7474 or contact us online.
All of us at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis, and Leslie would like to wish a full recovery to the rider who was seriously injured in this crash.