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Motorcyclist Hit by Penske Truck

San Diego, CA – A motorcyclist was hit by a truck in the 9000 block of Clairemont Mesa Boulevard on Sunday, June 26, 2022. The crash occurred just before 11 p.m. 

According to police, the truck made a right hand turn in front of the motorcyclist and struck the front of the bike. The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital with serious injuries including a lung contusion and multiple spinal fractures. The crash remains under investigation. 

Motorcycle Accidents 

Negligent drivers are one of the main causes of motorcycle accidents. Anyone injured in a motorcycle accident should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:    

  • Timing of traffic signals 
  • Video from the truck 
  • Route the truck was traveling 
  • Police accident report  
  • Any testing of the driver for drugs and alcohol     
  • Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol     
  • Phone and texting records of the driver     
  • Accident history on this road 
  • Any video evidence of the crash 
  • Driver accident history 
  • Vehicle accident history 
  • Recent maintenance history 
  • Route the truck was traveling 
  • Dispatcher notes regarding the trip 

Motorcycle Accident Attorneys 

As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in motorcycle accidents and have found that some common causes include: 

  • Fatigue  
  • Distracted driving   
  • Speeding  
  • Disobeying traffic laws   
  • Alcohol or drug use   
  • Texting and driving   
  • Inexperienced driving   

If you or a loved one have been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact an experienced motorcycle accident attorney at The Barnes Firm. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.   

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   

Location of Crash – 9000 block of Clairemont Mesa Boulevard

9000 block of Clairemont Mesa Boulevard

 

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