Traffic Accident on 5 Freeway in Carlsbad Leaves Rider with Major Injuries
CARLSBAD, CA (November 8, 2021) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a traffic accident on 5 Freeway in Carlsbad Friday afternoon.
The accident happened around 1:56 p.m. on November 5, along the southbound lanes of the freeway near Cannon Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, a red motorcycle and a Toyota Sienna collided for unknown reasons.
When officers arrived, they located the motorcyclist suffering from major injuries. Paramedics then took the patient to a hospital for proper treatment.
The condition of the driver of the Toyota was not immediately known.
Further investigation is underway.
When driving a motorcycle, be aware of what is going on behind you by checking your mirrors. Be careful of cars turning left at intersections. Also, make sure to give the car a friendly wave as you move around them.
At The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, we strive to help motorcycle accident victims 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. You can reach out to us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week if you have questions. If you need a copy of the police report from your accident, our team can also help you request one.