Date: June 9, 2010, 06/09/2010
Location: Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident
According to a Seattle Police report, a 29-year-old man from Bremerton was injured after running a red light on his motorcycle and colliding with an SUV Monday night at about 9:30 p.m.
The motorcyclist was headed southbound on State Highway 3 in East Bremerton when he ran a red light while turning left onto John Carlson Road.
Troopers reported that the man was wearing his helmet during the time of the crash.
The 2009 Yamaha motorcycle collided with a 2006 Nissan SUV driven by a 23-year-old man from Bremerton. Although the SUV was towed from the scene, the driver reported no injuries from the crash. The motorcycle was totaled.
The motorcyclist was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and according to a hospital spokeswoman, he was listed in satisfactory condition on Tuesday.
Bremerton Fatal Accident Statistics
Fatal accident statistics for Bremerton, WA exist for the year of 2008. According to that data, there were two deaths due to fatal car accidents during that year.
Seattle Motorcycle Accident Attorney
Everyone at the Seattle motorcycle accident law firm of Davis Law Group sends our thoughts and prayers to those injured in the crash. This accident should never have happened. This is an example of a motorcycle accident where the individual driving the SUV may be able to seek financial damages from the motorcyclist or his insurance company. This individual would be well advised to seek the assistance of an experienced and skilled motorcycle accident attorney.
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