According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, a motorcyclist died at the scene after a collision with a semitrailer truck on the evening of May 14, 2013. The truck driver was not injured. The name of the cyclist and other circumstances of the crash have not yet been released. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to experience a deadly accident on the road than those in passenger cars.
Motorcycle accidents almost always result in head injuries, extensive medical bills, and treatments. This in turn can lead to lost wages, pain and suffering, emotional turmoil, and much more. Victims deserve to be compensated for the negligence of another party. If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, you have legal rights and may be entitled to financial compensation.
A motorcycle accident lawyer knows and understands the complex set of laws and standards that come along with motorcycle collisions. With the expert team of attorneys at the Ruth Law Team, you’ll have a much better chance of winning the maximum financial compensation you deserve.