Clearlake, CA (June 2, 2020) – At around 10:40 p.m., on May 31, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on California Highway 53. Reports show that 20-year-old Michael Everson was traveling through the intersection of California Highway 53 and Dam Road on a bicycle when he was struck by a vehicle.
Everson suffered fatal injuries in the collision and was immediately declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Michael Everson at this time.
Fatal Bicycle Accidents in California
No matter how aggressive drivers remain on California roadways, they are never truly out of harm’s way. In fact, more than 3,400 people lose their lives annually in accidents across our state. Bicycle accidents make up roughly 4% of these fatal collisions. These accidents are often life-changing as they leave families to grieve the sudden and unexpected loss of their loved ones. When people are killed in tragic collisions, due to the actions of other motorists sharing the road, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in California as soon as possible to explore legal options available to them.
Victims and their families often have many questions after devastating and unexpected accidents. In many cases, victims are left with overwhelming pain that negatively impacts their health and wellbeing. Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges victims face, mentally, physically, and financially, as they begin the recovery process. For this reason, our team provides invaluable resources and information to anyone who has been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
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