Lakeland Village, CA (July 8, 2020) – A man identified as 52-year-old Timothy Collins, of Lakeland Village was killed in a motorcycle collision with another vehicle on Tuesday afternoon, July 7th. The fatal accident happened on Grand Avenue in Lakeland Village at around 4:13 p.m.
Officials with the California Highway Patrol said that Collins was operating a Suzuki motorcycle north on Grand Avenue when a collision occurred with a Toyota Camry near Ethlene Drive. CHP officers said the Camry was attempting to cross the street when it pulled in front of Collins who had the right of way.
Emergency responders arrived at the scene where they pronounced Collins deceased from his injuries. The driver of the Camry remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
The incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Timothy Collins at this time.
Motorcycle Car Accidents in California
According to reports, a total of 516 motorcyclists were killed in collisions throughout 2014, alone. Like collisions that take place all across the state, motorcycle accidents in California and areas all around Orange County are frequently triggered by severely negligent drivers. The most important thing for victims and their loved ones to understand is that they have significant rights protected by law during such a difficult and overwhelming time.
At Beckerman Anderson, our talented and compassionate California wrongful death attorneys know what it means to have your life drastically impacted by a negligent party. Our attorneys are proud to work on behalf of those who have wrongfully suffered by no fault of their own. If you have suffered an injury or the loss of a loved one because of the actions of an inattentive driver, please don’t hesitate to contact our Orange County motorcycle accident attorneys today at (949) 474-2254.
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