SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA (February 5, 2017) – A motorcycle rider was killed on Sunday evening after being hit by a car on Interstate 10, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 9:07 am on the northbound side of Interstate 10 near Oak Glen Road. A man riding a 2012 Kawasaki motorcycle was struck by an unidentified vehicle, which immediately fled the scene.
The motorcyclist was rushed to Loma Linda University Medical Center by responding paramedics, where he tragically succumbed to his injuries and died. A witness at the scene told the police that the vehicle that struck the motorcyclist had a license plate of 7WJH039. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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 San Bernardino, Los Angeles, San Jose, 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.