Motorcyclist Tragically Killed in Weekend Crash in Thousand Oaks

A man on a motorcycle lost his life in a collision with an SUV Saturday night in Thousand Oaks. The VC Star reports the accident occurred at the intersection of Lynn Road and East Kelley Road.

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department says the crash was reported around 6:20 p.m. on February 26, 2022. They say a motorcycle and an SUV Crossover vehicle were involved in an impact. Investigators believe the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Lynn Road when it collided with the SUV.

Deputies found a 22-year-old rider on the ground when they arrived. He was later pronounced dead. The driver of the SUV was also taken to the hospital with injuries and was later released.

The sheriff’s department is asking that anyone with information about what happened to call them. If you saw this crash, please call the sheriff’s dept.

Finding Support for Families After a Thousand Oaks Motorcycle Accident

Ventura County is a beautiful place to ride a motorcycle, but motorcyclists must always worry over the level of focus and attention of the drivers around them. A distracted driver can miss spotting an approaching motorcyclist or misjudge headlights as the sun goes down. These mistakes lead to many collisions and devastating injuries for riders.

Families who have lost a loved one in a tragic accident are encouraged to file a wrongful death lawsuit against an at-fault driver’s insurance provider. This civil claim prevents the needs of the family through such a difficult time aren’t forgotten.

A wrongful death claim asks for assistance with funeral costs and emergency response fees. The other important thing it does is seek monetary help for the family in the future when they’ll be without the guidance and financial support the victim can no longer provide.

Contact a Thousand Oaks Accident Lawyer Today

After losing a precious member of the family in an accident due to the carelessness of a driver, don’t trust insurance companies to treat you or your family fairly. Discuss your options with a skilled wrongful death attorney serving Thousand Oaks and all of Ventura County.

Your attorney will protect your interests and prevent insurance companies from taking advantage of your family as they work to rebuild their lives.

Contact the Ventura Motorcycle accident lawyers at Quirk Accident & Injury Attorneys, APC for a confidential and free consultation. We want to learn more about an accident that has impacted your life. If you retain us to represent you in your motorcycle accident case, our goal will be to obtain the maximum available compensation for you and your family.