A motorcycle rider was seriously injured in an accident early Tuesday in Cashmere, near Wenatchee, Wash., according to news reports.
The accident occurred around 7:50 a.m. when a 20-year-old man was riding a motorcycle on Highway 2 at North Dryden Road when he collided with a car driven by a 25-year-old Cashmere man. The collision caused the man to be thrown from the motorcycle.
Washington State Patrol troopers arrived to the scene and the motorcyclist was transported to Central Washington Hospital. He is reportedly in satisfactory condition, according to news reports. It is unclear if he was wearing a helmet.
The driver said he suffered from back pain after the accident but did not need hospitalization, according to troopers.
As a Wenatchee motorcycle accident attorney, I’m saddened to hear about this motorcycle accident. My condolences go out to this man’s friends and family during this difficult time. I hope he is able to make a full and speedy recovery. I hope investigators can find out how this collision occurred so a crash like this can potentially be avoided in the future.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact a personal injury lawyer in Wenatchee.