Mountain Center: Three Injured in Collision Involving Motorcyclist
Posted on Aug 18, 2014
At about 2:15 p.m. on Saturday, August 16, 2014, three people were injured in a collision involving a motorcyclist in the Mountain Center community of Riverside, reported The Press-Enterprise. The collision between the car and the rider occurred on Highway 243. Emergency responders flew the motorcyclist to an area hospital to receive treatment for major trauma. Two occupants of the car suffered minor injuries and were also taken to a hospital. Authorities are investigating the crash.
Throughout Riverside County, 10,924 people were killed or injured in motor vehicle collisions in 2011, according to the California Office of Traffic Safety’s most current records. Motorcyclists accounted for 563 of the victims. Compared to 57 other California counties, Riverside ranked above average for auto accidents and motorcycle crashes, ranking 53rd and 44th, respectively.
Motorists and riders who suffer trauma in traffic accidents may file personal injury claims against the at-fault parties in order to obtain compensation for the cost of their recoveries, such as for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. To learn more, please call 888-752-7474 or contact us online.
Everyone at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis, and Leslie would like to wish a full recovery to the three people who were injured in this collision.