Christopher Bell Hurt in San Joaquin County Hit-and-Run Motorcycle Crash on Highway 4 near Discovery Bay
SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY, CA (August 17, 2021) — Christopher Bell sustained injuries in a hit-and-run motorcycle accident on Highway 4 near Discovery Bay.
According to reports, the crash happened on a remote part of Highway 4. Per dashcam footage, a driver in a red truck tried passing multiple cars and began approaching Bell in the opposite direction. Subsequently, he swerved to avoid hitting him. However, the truck and motorcycle collided, smashing Bell’s foot.
As a result, Bell lost control, drove off the road and into a ditch. Per reports, officials transported him to a hospital. However, he remains in recovery.
At this time, authorities need witnesses’ help in locating the driver of the hit-and-run truck. If anyone has information, please contact the California Highway Patrol.
By using the opposing lane of traffic to pass slower vehicles, you increase the risks of road accidents. Have patience and use the opposite lane only when it’s legal and safe. Ultimately, drive with caution whether or not rules are followed.
Not many people are informed of their options in the wake of a motorcycle accident. The Law Offices of Daniel Kim will notify you of yours. We are personal injury and wrongful death lawyers who know the legal system. Call (800) 895-7199 for a free consultation with Daniel. We can also get you a copy of the police report from the accident. Above all, our team is here for you.