What Caused Palm Springs Fatal Motorcycle Accident?
A motorcyclist is dead following a fatal motorcycle accident in Palm Springs Saturday evening. The fatal crash occurred around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of East Palm Canyon Drive and Escoba Drive. Full crash details have not been reported, but police say the accident involved a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle.
Paramedics then rushed the injured motorcyclist to the hospital. He was pronounced dead shortly after. The driver of the car was not injured.
Police shut down the intersection for several hours while the investigated the fatal motorcycle accident. They reopened the area just after 1 a.m.
Summer is Dangerous for Motorcyclists
Summer is the deadliest season for motorcyclists in California. Most motorcycle crashes in the state occur between May and September. August is usually the deadliest month. Riders and passengers between the ages of 25 and 34 are the most likely to be killed in a motorcycle accident in California.
“Our hearts go out to the victim’s family and friends. Please drive cautiously this summer and look twice for motorcycles,” said Attorney Walter Clark, founder of Walter Clark Legal Group.
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