On Friday August 2, 2019, a man driving a 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Interstate 35 rear-ended a car. According to police, this is after failing to stop when the traffic ahead of him was slowing down. Police say Martel Tamar Sanders, the man riding the motorcycle was then flung into moving traffic. A medical student and an off-duty firefighter try to assist the 41-year old and performed CPR. From there, he was taken to Ascension Seton Medical Center Hays in Kyle, Texas. Mr. Sanders was pronounced dead at the hospital. This is now the sixth fatality in San Marcos this year. Villarreal and Begum encourage motorists to drive safely and defensively in order to protect themselves from all hazards on the road.
Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident?
Motorcycles offer drivers and their passengers less protection than most other types of vehicles. Motorcycle accidents often result in devastating injuries such as brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputations, and death. If you are a victim of a San Antonio motorcycle or bicycle accident it is imperative that you acquire representation from an attorney who has the understanding and experience required to properly represent you in court. Villarreal & Begum Law Firm has years of experience in personal injury law and can help you in your motorcycle accident case. Call us at our San Antonio office or message us online to set up your free consultation.