Columbus, OH (April 8, 2024) – A motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after a crash with a vehicle in Columbus on Sunday evening, April 8th. The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. on West Broad Street at Rhodes Park.

According to a report from the Columbus Police Department, the rider was turning onto the road from Rhodes Park when they were hit by a vehicle. The motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to a local hospital. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Police did not provide a description of the vehicle or the suspect. No one involved in the accident has been identified at this time. The road was closed while police investigated the crash. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Accident Investigation Unit. No further details are available.

We want to offer our thoughts and best wishes to the injured motorcyclist following this crash in Columbus. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Ohio  Columbus, OH – Motorcyclist Seriously Hurt in Crash on W. Broad St.

Motorcycle accidents in Ohio frequently result in serious and life-changing injuries for victims. According to statistics, there were 3,352 reported Ohio motorcycle crashes in 2022. As a result of these accidents, 2,934 people were injured and, sadly, 175 were killed. These statistics show us just how severe a motorcycle collision can be. Riders have almost no protection from the force and impact of an accident. As a result, we see a very high rate of serious injuries and death when these collisions take place.

The cause of every Ohio motorcycle accident must be carefully investigated. Crashes involving motorcycles can occur for any number of reasons, but are often attributable to negligent drivers. Failing to see or to yield to motorcycles can produce some of the most serious crashes. If you or a loved one were injured in an Ohio motorcycle accident, you should speak with an attorney at the soonest possible time. Knowing your legal rights can help you make the best decisions for yourself and your future and you could have a limited time to act.

Here at Attkisson Law Firm, we proudly represent clients and family members who have been affected by a crash in the greater Dayton area. We know that a motorcycle crash can cause many negative consequences. We are here to ensure that your rights are protected. Before you speak with an insurance company or other third party give us a call to see how we can be of assistance.

Our firm is standing by to speak with you at any time. We offer free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. There is no financial obligation unless we obtain a recovery on your behalf. Let us help you obtain the justice and the compensation that you need to move forward. We strongly believe that all negligent drivers should be held fully accountable for their actions that caused a crash. To schedule your free appointment with a Columbus motorcycle accident lawyer, please reach out to us using our online intake form or give us a call at 937-632-1175.