Motorcyclist Killed In Wilmington Car Accident At Lomita Boulevard and Van Tress Avenue
WILMINGTON, CALIFORNIA (May 3, 2021) – A motorcyclist has tragically died in a car accident near the intersection of Lomita Boulevard and van Tress Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:55 p.m. on Sunday. A car was making a left turn in front of a motorcyclist.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help all of the victims. Despite life-saving measures the motorcyclist died due to his injuries.
A full investigation into the collision remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Wilmington Motorcycle Accidents
A large number of car accidents are due to drivers that make dangerous left turns. According to California Vehicle Code 21801, “The driver of a vehicle intending to turn to the left or to complete a U-turn upon a highway, or to turn left into public or private property, or an alley, shall yield the right-of-way to all vehicles approaching from the opposite direction which are close enough to constitute a hazard at any time during the turning movement.” Negligent drivers can be held to account for their actions through a wrongful death claim.
Investigating A Wilmington Motorcycle Accident
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