In a motorcycle crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Stewartsville, Missouri, a St. Charles resident was killed. The fifty-nine-year old victim was killed after losing control of his 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle in attempts to change lanes. The Highway Patrol reports state that the cyclist was westbound on U.S. Highway 36 near Stewartsville when his vehicle left the pavement and collided with a telephone pole. Both the driver and his motorcycle landed on the north side of the highway after the accident. Unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the motorcycle crash.
Oftentimes, product defects such as faulty brakes, blown tires, or other defective parts cause single-vehicle accidents. Defective products can be very dangerous as they put handlers in increased risk of injury or even death. If you or a loved one has been injured or has even died in some sort of accident that was caused by a faulty or defective product, you may be entitled to reimbursement. A motorcycle accident lawyer can help to assess your potential case. Contact experienced motorcycle attorney Chris R. Dixon today at 314.409.7060 or toll free at 855.402.7274 at your earliest convenience.