Jacob Echegoyen Fatal Victorville Motorcycle Accident on Highway 395
Victorville, California (June 24, 2020) – 25-year-old Jacob Echegoyen, of Victorville, has been identified as the rider who died following a traffic collision that occurred between Bear Valley Road and La Mesa Road in Victorville at approximately 5:30 p.m. June 19, according to a San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office report.
The accident happened when a white-colored truck with an attached trailer hauling party equipment heading northbound on Highway 395 made a U-turn to head southbound on Highway 395 to avoid heavy traffic from a previous non-injury accident.
Echegoyen, who was riding his white Honda Interceptor motorcycle also northbound on the highway, hit the pickup truck's side as it was completing the U-turn on Friday evening.
Echegoyen died in the accident at around 5:40 p.m.
Officials affirmed that there was no other victim injured in the mishap.
The wreck resulted in the closure of the northbound and southbound lanes of Highway 395 to about 10:00 p.m. as the investigation and clean-up took place.
The fatal accident remains under an active investigation.
We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Jacob Echegoyen. It is extremely difficult to lose a loved one, especially when it happens unexpectedly.
If your loved one died and you believe someone else was at fault, we encourage you to contact our legal team for a free, confidential consultation. Our legal team can help you understand your legal rights.
When a fatal accident is caused by a person or entity’s negligence, the resulting death is considered “wrongful” in the eyes of the law. The surviving family members have legal rights for a wrongful death claim.
Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO of Alpine Law Group, advises surviving family members to “talk to a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible to understand your legal options and take action aimed at securing the maximum compensation.”
We understand that there is no amount of financial recovery that can make up for the immense loss of your loved one, but it can ease your financial burdens and help you forge your way forward.
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