Motorcycle Accident on 405 Freeway Results in Major Traffic Backup
STUDIO CITY, CA (July 9, 2021) — A motorcycle accident on 405 Freeway occurred Wednesday morning in the area of Studio City in Los Angeles.
Based on reports, the motorcycle and a gray Ford collided near the Burbank Boulevard exit at about 11:07 a.m. Both vehicles ended up blocking the HOV and innermost lane.
The authorities called in an ambulance at the scene to evaluate for possible injuries. However, there were no immediate reports of anyone sustaining injuries from the accident. A tow truck, meantime, removed the damaged vehicles from the freeway.
Meanwhile, the crash forced the closure of two southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway. Reports showed major traffic backup all the way to Roscoe Boulevard in Panorama City.
The cause of the crash and the circumstances leading to it remain under investigation.
Due to their unprotected nature, motorcycle accidents often result in serious injuries and fatalities than those involving other vehicles. It is imperative to take the proper safety measures when operating one. Always wear a full-coverage helmet and protective gear. Be aware of your surroundings and obey road rules, as well as the speed limit. For other vehicles, keep a safe riding distance to help avoid dangerous situations.
If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident, get in touch with The Law Offices of Daniel Kim immediately. Our team of experienced and dedicated attorneys is trained to deal with insurance companies and at-fault parties to ensure you get as much compensation as possible for your pain and suffering. We are forceful and tenacious when we need to be, but when it comes to speaking with our clients, we are always friendly, compassionate, and accessible. Call us today at (800) 895-7199 to schedule a one-on-one consultation and to request a copy of the police report from your accident.