[04-11-2024] Ventura County, CA – 50-Year-Old Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle in Oxnard

Published April 11, 2024

[04-11-2024] 50-Year-Old Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle in OxnardA 50-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle in Oxnard on Thursday evening, April 11, 2024.

According to the authorities, the incident occurred before 8:30 p.m. between Third Street and Marquita Street.

A 25-year-old man was driving a Honda Accord when he collided with the 50-year-old male rider for unknown reasons.

The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was transported to the VCMC. The Honda driver remained at the scene to cooperate with the investigations.

The authorities are determining if speed was a factor in the collision.

Don’t Know What To Do After An Accident?

Your safety and rights depend on what you do next after an accident. Remember the following steps if you find yourself in one:

  • Check yourself for any injuries.

  • Stay on the scene, call 9-1-1, and wait for emergency responders.

  • Move your vehicle to the road shoulder if safe; turn on hazard lights.

  • Fully cooperate with law enforcement and stay until cleared to leave.

  • Document the scene and injuries with photos and videos.

  • Seek immediate medical attention.

  • Contact your insurance company and find a personal injury lawyer for legal advice.

What A Lawyer Can Do For You

Many victims put off calling a lawyer even if they sustain injuries after an accident. However, lawyers can help you in many ways. They can provide you with police reports, CCTV footage, and witness statements to strengthen your case. Your attorney will also negotiate with insurance companies to get you fair compensation. 

The best part is that they will do all of these things for you at no upfront cost. So if you’re injured in an accident, hire a personal injury attorney to recover medical bills, car repair costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.