Posted on Friday, May 17th, 2019 at 11:41 pm
Rochester, NY (May 17, 2019) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured along the Inner Loop in the city of Rochester on Thursday night, May 16, leaving investigators looking into what caused the crash. The accident was stated to have taken place at around 9:00 p.m. in the vicinity of State Street.
According to State Police, two motor vehicles were along the shoulder of the roadway when the motorcyclist crashed into one of them for unknown reasons. Emergency medical responders were promptly dispatched to the scene where they transported the injured biker to a nearby hospital. The victim was seriously injured but currently expected to survive at this time.
It is unclear as to whether or not the owners of the parked vehicles will be issued any tickets as police are actively conducting a thorough investigation into the official cause of the accident. No one else was injured and no further details have been released.
New York Motorcycle Accidents
Our sincere sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to the injured victim of this accident, first and foremost as we uphold our highest hopes for their full recovery. Motorcycle accidents in New York are often injurious or fatal, especially considering that there is very little protection in place for a rider at the time of impact. While it can be extremely difficult, it is important for the victim to know that they may have significant rights moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their careers to those who have suffered due to the actions of another person or other negligent entity. We understand that there is nearly nothing as challenging as recovering from a sudden injury and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
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