Corpus Christi, TX – Motorcyclist Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Highway 358
Corpus Christi, TX (March 23, 2019) On the night of March 23rd, a serious motorcycle accident happened on Highway 358. According to the report, a motorcyclist was traveling on the highway in the fast lane when a car struck him from behind. The impact of the crash caused the motorcyclist to eject and land on the highway. This accident took place at around 9:00 p.m.
When emergency crews arrived, they found the man injured on the highway with his helmet off. It appeared as though the force of the crash caused his helmet to fly off of his head. They immediately transported him to Bay Area Hospital for further evaluation and treatment.
The police are currently investigating this accident to determine who will be deemed at fault.
Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Studies show that out of all of the vehicle accidents that occur in Texas annually, 16 percent of them are motorcycle accidents. Studies also show that 50 percent of motorcyclists involved in vehicle accidents have helmets on at the time of the crash. The leading cause of most of these accidents is negligence, which includes driving while impaired, driving while fatigued, or driving distracted. For those who have been harmed in motorcycle accidents, it’s vital to reach out to a Texas personal injury attorney for help with filing a personal injury lawsuit.
At Benton Law Firm, we have helped countless motorcyclists file and win their personal injury lawsuits. We understand the dangerous affects these accidents have on our clients, which is why we work hard to help them successfully pursue all potentially liable parties. If you or someone you know obtained injuries in a motorcycle accident, call 219-214-4878.
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