One Injured in Motorcycle Crash on N. Columbia Street in Plainview
Plainview, TX. (July 13, 2022)- One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash on July 10, 2022, in Plainview, Texas. The accident occurred shortly after 2:00 p.m. in the 2500 block of N. Columbia Street. Police reported that the driver of a Chevrolet pickup truck failed to yield the right of way and collided with a southbound motorcycle ridden by the victim. The motorcyclist was transported to a Lubbock hospital with unknown injuries. No further details have been provided at this time. The crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their at this time. We wish them a full and speedy recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Motorcycle accidents happen every day throughout the United States for many reasons. Most of the time the reason is negligence, especially if the accident occurs at an intersection. If a driver does not slow down as a traffic light turns yellow and still attempts to speed through an intersection or make a left turn, they risk crashing into motorcyclists and leaving with them with extreme injuries. It’s easy for motorcyclists to eject off of their motorcycles upon impact since they do not wear seat belts and are not shielded by any protective cover.
At Benton Law Firm, we understand how dangerous it is for motorcyclists to be involved in vehicle collisions, especially since they’re highly susceptible to sustaining catastrophic or fatal injuries. We are constantly helping injured motorcyclists file personal injury lawsuits against negligent drivers. If you or someone you love was harmed in a motorcycle accident, call our office today at 214-777-7777 for a free consultation.
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