Motorcyclist Hurt in Collision near Welburn Avenue

GILROY, CA (February 25, 2022) – A motorcycle accident on Monterey Road left a rider injured Monday evening, authorities said.

According to reports, the crash happened around 11:07 p.m., on Monterey Road between Welburn Avenue and Pierce Street.

For reasons unknown, a motorcycle and a vehicle collided in the area. First responders said that the motorcyclist sustained major injuries. As a result, crews transported him to a local trauma center for further treatment.

Police said the involved driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.

At this time, Gilroy Officials are still currently working to identify the circumstances surrounding the motorcycle crash.

Motorcyclists rarely escape injury when an accident occurs. It is important to never underestimate the bike’s speed when you’re riding a motorcycle. Additionally, strictly follow traffic laws and the conditions of the road. For other drivers, do not tailgate a motorcyclist and maintain a safe following distance. Give motorcyclists a full traffic lane when you pass, as they too have equal rights on the road.

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