2 People Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Amargosa Road [Victorville, CA]
Injuries Sustained in Victorville Motorcycle Accident on Amargosa Road
VICTORVILLE, CA (January 28, 2020) — A motorcycle crash on Amargosa Road injured a male rider and his female passenger Sunday afternoon in Victorville.
The incident occurred at about 3:30 pm between Olivera Road and Luna Road.
A witness said she pulled over upon seeing the black motorcycle down with two people. She said she was told that something happened with the motorcycle’s tire that caused the rider to lose control. The bike and occupants ended up in the shoulder along the 15 Freeway.
The passenger reportedly used her own cellphone to call for help. A family member also showed up later at the scene.
The male rider had critical injuries. A Reach County helicopter landed on Amargosa Road to airlift him.
Meantime, the authorities closed Amargosa Road in both directions for approximately 1 hour while the helicopter landed and a tow truck cleared the wreck.
The Victorville Police Department is investigating the crash. As a result, they asked anyone with information to contact them at 760-241-2911.
Motorcyclists rarely escape injury when an accident occurs. If you are riding a motorcycle, do not underestimate the bike’s speed. In addition, strictly follow traffic laws and the conditions of the road. For other drivers, do not tailgate a motorcycle. Maintain a safe following distance. Give motorcycles a full traffic lane when you pass. Remember that they too have equal rights on the road.
Reach out to the motorcycle accident lawyers at Sweet James today. Call us at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. In addition, if you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, we may be able to help you obtain the police report. Click here to request a police report.