A teenage motorcyclist was injured in a two-vehicle accident in Auburn, Alabama on Tuesday, April 1.
Reports show that the accident happened at around 3:00 p.m. when a southbound motorcycle driven by an 18-year-old, whose name was withheld, crashed into an eastbound car at the intersection of South College Street and South Park Drive. The car was about to turn left on College Street when the accident occurred.
The motorcyclist was brought to East Alabama Medical Center after sustaining several injuries in the crash. The car driver was unhurt in the incident.
A probe is being conducted by the Auburn Police Division.
Motorcycle riders are at great risk of sustaining injuries in accidents due to a relative lack of protection. Unfortunately, many drivers act irresponsibly behind the wheel, causing motorcyclists and other drivers to be injured unexpectedly. If this has happened to you in Birmingham, speak with an attorney from Yearout & Traylor, P.C., about holding that reckless driver responsible by calling 205.414.8160.