Luis Christian Silva Killed in Alleged DUI Accident in Menifee
Menifee, CA (June 1, 2022) – Luis Christian Silva (32) of Winchester was identified as the victim of an alleged DUI accident on Bundy Canyon Road. According to Patch, the accident happened around 5:15 am on Tuesday.
Luis Christian Silva was ejected from his motorcycle after a collision with a sedan on Bundy Canyon Road.
According to the Menifee Police Department, Silva was riding his motorcycle westbound on Bundy Canyon Road. When a sedan allegedly took a left turn, directly in front of Silva’s way.
Authorities then pronounced Silva dead at the scene minutes after being ejected from his motorcycle.
The driver of the said sedan stopped at the scene and did not attempt to flee.
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More About Motorcycle Accident Liability
Motorcycle accidents usually cause more severe damage than other auto accidents. Motorcyclists are prone to sustaining major injuries because they are more exposed. Also, motorcycles are lighter and don’t provide much protection. Most motorcycle accidents are caused by the following:
- Compact and less visible on the road
- Loss of control due to road debris
- Motorcyclists are exposed to road and other vehicles
- Prone to wobbling
- Unskilled motorcyclists who don’t have proper licenses
However, motorcycle accident liability always falls on the negligent driver. It all depends on who was negligent or careless on the road, causing the accident. An experienced attorney for motorcycle accidents to help prove negligence and build your case. Learn more about motorcycle accident lawyers in California here. You can also check out these resources about wrongful death attorneys and personal injury lawyers.
Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Menifee
In this case, the family members of Luis Christian Silva can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
Indeed, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
Do you have any legal questions about accidents? Get answers and common accident-related legal advice here:
- Wrongful Death
- Car Accident
- Pedestrian Accident
- Truck Accident
- Hit and Run Accident
- Motorcycle Accident
Certainly, nothing can alleviate the pain of losing a loved one. However, it’s also important to get your rightful compensation to help with recovery. Getting advice and guidance from experienced personal injury attorneys can help you pursue your case. For instance, Jacoby and Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for any car accident, wrongful death, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Riverside County, and Sacramento. Consulting a lawyer can help you get insight and information about complicated topics, including car accident settlements and more. If you’d like to get professional advice about your case, give us a call today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Luis Christian Silva.
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