1 Hospitalized after Palm Springs Motorcycle Accident on El Cielo Road near Ramon Road
Palm Springs, California (February 20, 2020) – One person was injured Tuesday evening in a multi-vehicle crash in Palm Springs, according to authorities.
The crash took place at about 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 18 on El Cielo Road, just north of Ramon Road.
Authorities said a motorcycle and three vehicles were involved the collision.
One person suffered moderate injuries and was transported to a hospital. The name and condition of the victim at this time were not available.
The crash caused the closure of the northbound El Cielo Road between Ramon Road and Kirk Douglas Way.
No other details about the crash were given. An investigation into the accident is underway.
“Far too many motorcycle collisions are caused by the carelessness or recklessness of other motorists. Sadly, when this occurs, motorcyclists are the ones who tend to suffer the vast majority of injuries”, according to Arin Khodaverdian, Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group. Under California’s rule of comparative negligence, a victim may be able to collect compensation for injuries and other damages even if you were partly at fault for the accident.