Motorcyclist Hospitalized after 105 Freeway Crash in Lynwood
Lynwood, California (January 26, 2022) – A motorcyclist is nursing serious injuries sustained in a Wednesday morning 105 Freeway crash in Lynwood.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the rider collided with a car at around 8:19 a.m. on westbound 105 Freeway near the Long Beach Boulevard off-ramp.
The crash was reported to authorities by a witness using the motorcyclist’s phone. As per the witness, the accident happened when the car slowed down while trying to get out of the carpool lane, and the rider hit it.
The motorcyclist was hospitalized with major injuries.
Investigators are collecting more information to determine what led up to the accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in Los Angeles
California today has more registered motorcycles on the road than ever before. Consequently, motorcycle accidents that result in injuries or death have been on the rise in California cities.
Causes of Motorcycle Accidents
The most common causes of motorcycle accidents include:
Cars making left turns
- Motorcyclists splitting lanes
- Road hazards
- Unsafe speeding
- Driving under the Influence
No matter how careful a motorcyclist may be, other road users may expose them to danger through reckless driving.
If you were involved in a motorcycle accident, it is advisable to speak with a motorcycle accident attorney to get a legal opinion on the accident and the options available for you. Contact Pacific Attorney Group any time for a free consultation. Click to call : 866-803-6502.