Posted on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at 1:23 pm
Medford, NY (October 14, 2018) – In Medford, a motorcyclist was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash that happened last night, October 13, around 10 p.m. on Express Drive. Police arrived at the accident scene in the area of exits 63 and 64 on the roadway.
At the time of the accident, it is alleged that the driver, Stephen Burch Jr., suddenly lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a tree.
The 30-year-old has since been hospitalized with severe head trauma due to the accident.
New York Motorcycle Accident
Motorcycle accidents take place for many reasons on our roads, from drivers who are not looking out for the well-being of motorcyclists, to motorcyclists who are not abiding by the rules of the road. It can be devastating and life-changing to endure a motorcycle accident for any reason, as you have few protections on our roads when you are utilizing a motorcycle.
Our New York accident attorneys with experience in these cases passionately believe that all drivers should be reminded to keep a lookout for motorcyclists on the roads. Motorcyclists should always be as attentive as possible also, so that these serious accidents can be prevented as often as possible.
At Hach & Rose, we want to help you fight for your rights if you have been injured in an accident that you believe is not your fault. If you need help understanding where to start under New York personal injury law, call us today at (212) 779-0057 to get started. We are waiting to hear from you.
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