MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (December 28, 2016) – A motorcyclist was killed in a tragic accident on Highway 101 near Rengstorff Avenue on Wednesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The motorcyclist, identified only as a 28 year old man from Campbell, was weaving in and out of slow traffic on Highway 101 when he collided with a silver Volkswagen near Rengstorff Avenue. The impact caused the motorcyclist to fly off of his motorcycle and was subsequently run over by a truck.
The motorcyclist was tragically pronounced dead at the scene by responding medical personnel. The driver of the Volkswagen remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities, however the truck fled the scene, heading southbound on Highway 101. The investigation is ongoing at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Mountain View, Los Angeles, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.