Recently a motorcycle accident near Collin College in McKinney sent a traffic sergeant to the hospital. The deputy chief said that Sgt. Paul Gade was riding his police motorcycle back to the police station when an SUV turned out of Collin College’s parking lot and hit him. The sergeant is expected to make a full recovery and return home soon. The accident is still under investigation.
It is common for motorcycle accidents to result from a failure to yield the right-of-way. Drivers who are distracted, speeding or otherwise negligent often miss an approaching motorcycle. It is crucial that motorists obey the law by remaining focused and by yielding the right-of-way.
If you were the victim of a negligent motorist, you may pursue financial compensation from the at-fault party. Our knowledgeable Texas motorcycle accident lawyers can help you receive support for medical bills, hospitalization fees, lost wages, disabilities, permanent injuries, disfigurement, the cost of future treatment and other related damages.
The experienced lawyers at the Law Office of W.T. Johnson help victims of motorcycle accidents get the compensation they need and rightfully deserve. If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle crash, please contact us today for a free and comprehensive consultation.