Scooter Crash at 15th and Main
Posted on May 13, 2014
BOISE - A crash between a scooter and a Mercedes occurred in Downtown Boise and sent the operator of the scooter to the trauma center at St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center. The crash occurred at the intersection of 15th Street and Main Street at 6:25 a.m. this morning. Boise City Police are currently investigating the cause of the crash. The Mercedes was traveling in a northerly direction on 15th Street and the Scooter was traveling in an easterly direction on Main Street when they collided in the intersection. The police report that one of the drivers ran a red light but which driver is unclear at present. The running of a red light in Idaho constitutes negligence per se. In Idaho, a motorcyclist is injured in a crash every 17.0 hours.
Boise Personal Injury and Motorcycle Accident Trial Lawyer Alan Morton has written about the five most common mistakes that accident victims make following at collision that you may find informative.
If you or a loved one are ever injured in a motorcycle or scooter crash with a motor vehicle, you should contact an experienced trial attorney for a free initial consultation to ascertain your legal rights and remedies and to determine whether there are any notice requirements that must also be fulfilled including a notice of tort claim or a dram shop notice. Failure to contact an experienced motorcycle accident attorney could be prejudicial to your legal rights and remedies. You may reach Boise Personal Injury and Motorcycle Accident Alan Morton for an initial free consultation at 208.344.5555 or toll free at 888.716.8021 or by completing the online contact form. Mr. Morton would be happy to talk to you about your legal rights and remedies and to discuss any questions or concerns you may have in a confidential setting during a free initial consultation.