Flagstaff, AZ (July 1, 2019) – One person is dead after a motorcycle accident on Saturday, June 29th, near Flagstaff.
According to officials, the accident happened at around 11:30 a.m. on Highway 180 westbound, about six miles west of Snowbowl Road and Baderville Road. The Department of Public Safety says that 63-year-old Ronald Richison of Salem, OR, was traveling westbound when he went off the road, rolled, and was thrown off his motorcycle.
Richison was not wearing a helmet at the time of the motorcycle accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to a recent Arizona Department of Transportation report, the state has seen a steady increase in fatalities from auto and motorcycle accidents year over year. Now that summer is here, more traffic is on the roads, meaning more dangerous auto accidents, especially those involving motorcycles.
These dangerous motorcycle accidents can cause tragic, unforeseen consequences for victims and their families. But victims can contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Phoenix for help, and in some cases, motorcycle accident attorneys can help victims and families get justice and fair compensation.
Our knowledgeable motorcycle accident attorneys at Escamilla Law Group, PLLC have years of experience in helping victims and their families. Contact our motorcycle accident attorneys in Phoenix, Arizona, at (623) 562-3838 and schedule a free consultation today to learn more.
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