LAWSUIT: Litigation In Seattle Scooter vs. Automobile Accident Case

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

McDonnel v. Alavi

scooter accident lawsuitsFebruary 13, 2017 – Seattle, WA - Davis Law Group, P.S., has filed a civil lawsuit (17 2 06015 1 SEA) in Superior Court of King County on behalf of the victim of an accident that took place on April 7, 2014 in Seattle in which a Suzuki scooter was struck by a Honda del Sol.

The accident took place at Stone Avenue North and North 128th Street where the intersection is controlled by a four-way stop. The defendant ran the stop sign and crashed into the scooter, throwing the victim to the ground.

The victim suffered injuries to his right leg, right knee, right foot, and his right hand. He also suffered facial injuries, lost teeth and a concussion when his head hit the ground. He was transported via ambulance to Harborview and later had surgery to address the serious injuries to his hand.

Some insurance companies cover scooters under motorcycle insurance policies. Others write specific scooter insurance policies. Either way, it's smart to understand what coverages may be available to help protect you and your scooter.

CALL FOR WITNESSES:  Investigators working for Davis Law Group continue to look into the circumstances which caused this collision.  Attorney Chris Davis is asking that any persons who saw this incident; who may have come upon the scene after the crash; took photos/video; anyone who may have tried to offer assistance on the scene or who had any contact with the victim; or anyone who has any information about the accident to please call Davis Law Group.  

 

References

"Are Scooters Safe?" ScooterFocus.com. ScooterFocus, n.d. Web. <http://scooterfocus.com/scooter_safety.html>.

"Do I Need Motorcycle Insurance for My Scooter?" Scooter Insurance | Allstate. Allstate Insurance, n.d. Web. <https://www.allstate.com/tools-and-resources/motorcycle-insurance/scooter-insurance.aspx>.

"You And Your Scooter." Motocycle Safety Foundation. Motocycle Safety Foundation, n.d. Web. <https://www.msf-usa.org/downloads/Scooter-tips-2005.pdf>.