After the collision, the motorcyclist was thrown approximately 20 feet and his bike got pinned between a light pole and the Jeep. The motorcyclist was taken to Allegheny General Hospital. The accident is still under investigation.
When a motorcyclist is involved in an accident, the injuries can be life-threatening. Because of the disabling injuries the motorcyclist sustained in this accident, he will have to alter his lifestyle and day-to-day living.
If it is found that the driver of the Jeep is at fault, the motorcyclist may file a personal injury claim. The claim would be filed for damages sustained in the accident. This would include his medical bills, wage loss and pain and suffering.
If you or someone you know have been involved in a serious accident, contact the personal injury attorneys at Berger and Green. Your life should not be altered because of someone else’s carelessness on the road. Our attorneys will make sure you recover from this terrible incident.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.com, “Motorcyclist loses part of his leg after West End crash with Jeep.”