- August 26, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Motorcyclist Injured in Ocean Beach Crash
San Diego, CA – A collision between a motorcycle and a Jeep Wrangler occurred on Thursday, August 25, 2022. The crash happened at the intersection of West Point Loma Boulevard and Ebers Street around 7 p.m.
According to San Diego Police, the Jeep Wrangler attempted to make a left-hand turn into the path of an oncoming motorcyclist causing a collision. The motorcyclist was thrown from his motorcycle and suffered serious injuries. The accident is under investigation.
Left-hand turns account over 30% of motorcycle accidents each year. Anyone involved in a motorcycle accident should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Blind spots on the vehicle
- Timing of traffic signals
- Police accident report
- Video from homes on this corner
- 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 at this intersection
- Evaluation if road is striped per code
- Inspection of road conditions and signage
- Inspection of intersection
Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
As one of America’s largest personal 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
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.