Motorcyclist Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident

A crash earlier in the month of July left a motorcyclist seriously injured. The rider was flown to a trauma center after the crash at U.S. 1 and Cove Road in Stuart. The crash involved a total of three vehicles and occurred just before 11:40 a.m.

According to a spokesperson from the Florida Highway Patrol, a pickup truck was traveling southbound on U.S. 1 and turned east onto Cove Road. A passenger vehicle traveling northbound on U.S. 1 struck the pickup, sending the truck spinning. A motorcycle that was traveling northbound on the highway hit the pickup truck.

As a result of the collision, the pickup truck came to a rest facing west on the highway. The passenger vehicle stopped when it struck a pole, and the motorcycle was laying on its side. Traffic traveling northbound on the highway was diverted onto Cove Road while officials investigated the scene.

The intersection, according to officials, is heavily traveled. There are several commercial establishments in the area. Charges are pending the completion of the investigation. The status of the man flown to the trauma center was not immediately known.

If you have been injured in a motorcycle or vehicle collision in West Palm Beach and someone is proven to be at-fault, you may have a legal basis for seeking compensation for your financial losses. Call our team of accident attorneys today for assistance in scheduling a free case evaluation. We will review the details of your accident and advise you of your legal rights under current state law.

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MICHAEL S. STEINGER, founding partner of Steinger, Greene & Feiner, believes in representing real people, not big businesses. Since the firm’s creation in 1997, Steinger, Greene & Feiner has never represented an insurance company or large corporation, and he vows to keep this promise. Over the course of his career, Michael has handled thousands of Florida accident cases, recovering millions of dollars for his clients and earning him membership into the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Staying up-to-date on the ever-evolving laws protecting injury victims and their families, Michael is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Palm Beach, and St. Lucie Bar Associations, and sits on the Auto Insurance Committee of the Florida Justice Association.