Biker hospitalized after collision near Mesa Linda Avenue
VICTORVILLE, Calif. (April 15, 2022) – On Tuesday afternoon, a motorcyclist was injured and airlifted after a motorcycle accident on La Mesa Road.
At approximately 2:53 p.m. on April 5, crews responded to the scene on La Mesa Road, just west of Mesa Linda Avenue.
According to reports, the motorcyclist struck the rear driver’s side of a black Acura SUV. The impact ejected the rider from the motorcycle onto the road.
According to the testimony of an anonymous witness, the motorcyclist beat his legs on the ground near the barrier, implying to leave him alone and not to touch him.
Shortly after responding, firefighters called for a helicopter to land at Liberty Park. A Mercy Air helicopter transported the victim to a trauma center for further treatment.
Meanwhile, City of Victorville Public Works personnel attended the site and implemented a traffic closure along La Mesa Road while crews investigated the scene.
Currently, an active collision investigation is ongoing. Authorities will release new information as it becomes available.
Motorcyclists rarely escape injury in the event of an accident. That’s why it’s important never to underestimate the speed of the bike when riding a motorcycle. Strict observance of traffic laws and road conditions also helps to avoid accidents. For other drivers, do not chase a motorcyclist. Keep a safe distance and give motorcyclists a full lane of traffic when passing.
Getting injured in a motorcycle accident is always a traumatic experience for those involved. At Sweet James, they understand the difficulties of being involved in a serious collision. However, it is important for the family to understand and protect their rights. Their personal injury attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. They are there to help you through the court process so you can focus on your family’s concerns and needs. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 975-3435. Click here to request a police report.
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