A 49 year-old motorcyclist from Las Vegas was recently injured on 75th Street Northwest in Rochester.
The Olmsted County Sheriff?s Office reported that a car entering Highway 52 northbound pulled out in front of the motorcycle, causing the motorcyclist to be thrown from his bike.
The motorcyclist was transported to the Mayo Clinic?s Saint Marys Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Motorcycle crashes often occur in the summer months.? The high concentration of motorcycles on the roads plus vacation traffic combines to contribute to motorcycle accidents.
If you are injured in a motorcycle accident or any other accident, it is very important to seek medical attention immediately so that your injuries are properly documented. This information may be important to help build a personal injury case.? For additional information, see What to Do In Case of Accident.
In many motorcycle accidents, motorists are the cause.? Motorists are often distracted or do not watch for motorcycles.? Motorists often cut off motorcycles when switching lanes or pull out in front of them in intersections.? T-bone accidents are one of the most common types of motorist vs. motorcycle accidents seen by law enforcement.
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