City of Shasta Lake,
California (December 23, 2019) – A motorcyclist died after beings struck by
a train in the city of Shasta Lake on Saturday night, the Shasta
County Sheriff’s Office said.
According to a local news source, the fatal motorcycle accident happened in the area of Shasta Dam Boulevard and La Mesa Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. December 21.
The officials said a man was riding a motorcycle in the area and
was hit by an Amtrak train.
Medical personnel responded to the accident and performed
life-saving measures on the rider. Sadly, the unidentified rider was pronounced
dead at the scene.
None of the 232 passengers on board the train were injured.
No other information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.