Rear-End Accident with Truck at Laurel and Linwood Drives Leaves Rider in Critical Condition
SALINAS, CA (November 30, 2021) – A motorcyclist suffered critical injuries in a rear-end accident on Laurel Drive at Linwood Drive in Salinas on Sunday evening.
The accident happened just after 7:00 p.m. on November 28. According to the California Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist was speeding when he crashed into the back of a pickup truck. The impact ejected him from his bike.
Paramedics rushed the motorcyclist to a hospital in critical condition.
The driver of the pickup truck remained on scene and cooperated with the authorities.
CHP officials did not rule out alcohol or drugs as contributing factors. The accident is still under investigation.
In most cases, speeding leads to dangerous accidents. Do not commit speeding when you are on the road to avoid getting into a serious accident. Also, be aware of what is going on around you when you are riding on a motorcycle. Be careful of other vehicles turning left at intersections.
At The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, we strive to help victims of a motorcycle accident receive the compensation they rightfully deserve. You can rely on our personal injury attorneys to work with insurance claims, medical bills, and much more. Daniel understands that no two cases are the same, so he takes the time to work on personalized legal advice. Call us as soon as possible at (800) 895-7199 to schedule your free, one-on-one consultation. If you need a copy of the police report from your accident, our team can also help you request one.