- June 11, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Arcadia, NY – An accident occurred on Fairville Maple Ridge Road on Saturday, June 11, 2022. According to police, Adele Stripe turned in front of oncoming motorcyclist Scott Weimer. Weimer laid down the motorcycle in the roadway to avoid the collision. Stripe was ticketed for failure to yield. Weimer was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with injuries.
One of the most common causes of motorcycle accidents is another motorist’s failure to yield. In this accident, the injured motorcyclist should have his investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the crash. This includes reviewing:
- Police accident report
- Any testing of the driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of the driver with drugs and alcohol
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- Accident history on this road
- Any video evidence of the crash
- Inspection of roadway conditions
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
Car and truck drivers have a duty to always exercise safety precautions to avoid hitting motorcyclists.
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:
- Distracted driving
- Disobeying traffic laws
- Alcohol or drug use
- Texting and driving
- Inexperienced driving
At The Barnes Firm, we know how devastating a motorcycle accident can be. If you or a family member 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.
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Location of Accident – Fairville Maple Ridge Road