Come secure a successful personal injury claim by earning more about your accident, your legal rights, and your claim options.

Blog Subscribe to this RSS Feed

Motorcyle Accidents

view all

Testimonials

  • We are fortunate that he was our attorney
  • Andrew Kim did all that I expected of him and more
  • I had very nice experiance with Andrew Kim Law Firm.
  • Very honest and upfront.
  • Andrew made it very easy and simple for me and my family.

more

News

view all

Library

Motorcyle Accidents

view all

Semi-truck and motorcycle crash on I-82 | Washington motorcycle accident attorney

Andrew Kim
Connect with me
Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Wrongful Death and Catastrofic Injuries Attorney

Blog Category:
5/4/2009
Andrew Kim
Comments (0)

The driver a 2002 International semi-truck, Johnny Harris, was heading westbound on Interstate 82 near milepost 36 near Yakima, Washington when a tire came off its rim causing the truck to hit the guardrail then veer across the median and into one of the eastbound lanes.

There was no contact with any other vehicles, however, gravel was scattered onto the westbound lanes of I-82 which caused 27 year old motorcycle rider Daniel Reich, 27, of Granger to lose control of his 2007 Suzuki motorcycle and crash.  He was taken to Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center for his injuries where he was treated and released.  Investigators blamed the crash on the defective tire.


The question in this case is whether the tire manufacturer was responsible for a defective tire or whether the trucking company was at fault for not properly maintaining the tire, or whether the semi-truck driver was an independent contractor or not which would make him responsible as well. 

The Andrew Kim Law Firm investigates semi-truck accidents for those injured as a result of the truck driver and/or trucking company's negligence.  Call us toll free for an immediate consultation at 1-800-636-3676.



Category: Motorcyle Accidents


There are no comments.

Post a comment

Post a Comment to "Semi-truck and motorcycle crash on I-82 | Washington motorcycle accident attorney"

To reply to this message, enter your reply in the box labeled "Message", hit "Post Message."

Name:*

Email:* (will not be published)

Message:*

Notify me of follow-up comments via email.