San Diego, CA – 2 Motorcyclists Injured In Crash on University Ave

San Diego, CA – 2 Motorcyclists Injured In Crash on University Ave

San Diego, CA (February 8, 2020) – Two men on motorcycles were reportedly injured on Friday afternoon, February 7th, following an accident in San Diego. The accident occurred at around 3:25 p.m. at the corner of University Avenue and 7th Avenue. The two motorcyclists were injured after a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta driven by a 27-year-old man made a left turn onto University Avenue, into the path fo the motorcyclists. 

The two injured parties were a 55-year-old man riding a 2002 Harley Davidson motorcycle and a 45-year-old man riding a 1970 Norton motorcycle, who were both traveling eastbound on University Avenue at the time of the crash. Both riders were ejected after colliding with the Volkswagen. One rider reportedly suffered severe fractures and other serious injuries.

An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in California 

San Diego, CA - 2 Motorcyclists Injured In Crash on University AveFew things rival the freedom you feel when you get on a motorcycle. However, this sensation comes with serious risks. Every time a motorcyclist hits the road, they’re vulnerable to being seriously injured in a collision with a motor vehicle. 

Motorcycle crash fatalities are on the rise in California. Deaths related to motorcycle accidents increased 11 percent in 2016 from the previous year. In some cases, injured parties can seek lost compensation with the help of a California motorcycle crash attorney.

The Coastal Legal Center can help you recover after a serious crash. We believe that negligent drivers should be held liable for their actions. Contact our offices at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss your case today.  

Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post. 

Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.