Just several hours east of the Cabell area, a recent motorcycle accident sent a motorcyclist to the hospital with injuries that were described as life-threatening. The 26-year-old motorcycle rider was taken to the hospital by helicopter. The motorcycle apparently collided with a vehicle that had pulled out in front of it. The accident is being investigated by police.
Motorcycle accident victims in West Virginia should understand that in circumstances when a driver negligently injures a rider, that driver may face liability to the rider for damages.
With its scenic hillsides and winding roads, West Virginia is ideal for motorcycle travel. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents can have especially devastating consequences, which is why the legal process seeks to protect victims and families from further harm.
Motorcycle collisions can carry devastation to families.