The attorneys at Breyer Law Offices, P.C. were very sorry to hear that someone died as the result of a motorcycle crash on February 8, according to Fox 10. The crash occurred on southbound I-17 near Northern Avenue. It is unclear who died or what the cause of the crash was, and police are continuing their investigation. Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased.
Causes of This Phoenix Motorcycle Accident
We know that many crashes occur when people aren’t paying attention when they drive. This can result in many different types of crashes, such as rear-end collisions, sideswipes and more. When motorcyclists are hit, they can face serious injury and death because they aren’t as protected as someone inside a heavy car. People inside cars can also be hurt or killed if they are involved in a collision with a motorcycle.
Tips to Avoid Arizona Motorcycle Accidents
Many times, it is impossible to avoid a motorcycle accident, no matter how safely you drive. However, it is better to drive safely to increase your odds of avoiding a motorcycle accident. This includes always being aware when you drive and avoiding distractions of all types. It also includes avoiding bad habits like tailgating, speeding, or unsafe lane changes in which you don’t double check all your mirrors or use signals to indicate your intentions.
Contact a Phoenix Wrongful Death Attorney
An experienced Arizona motorcycle wrongful death attorney knows that it is possible that the person who was killed in this crash was not at fault. That means that someone else is at fault and should be held responsible. The Husband and Wife Law Team represents families who lose loved ones because of the actions of other drivers. We work to obtain settlements that pay for funeral expenses, future lost wages, medical expenses, loss of consortium, and much more. Contact us today at Breyer Law Offices, P.C. for a free consultation.