Motorcyclist Injured in Wreck on East FM 1585

Lubbock, TX (4/21/2021) – A two-vehicle crash left a motorcyclist injured Friday evening in Lubbock.

motorcycle on highway

The crash happened around 7:20 p.m. on East FM 1585. An eastbound pickup truck was attempting to make a left turn when it failed to yield to a westbound motorcycle. 

The vehicles collided.

The motorcyclist, identified as 46-year-old Eric Taber Bollinger, was transported to University Medical Center with incapacitating injuries.

The driver of the pickup truck, identified as 30-year-old David Daniel Alvarado, 30 was arrested at the scene. According to Lubbock County Detention Center records, Alvarado was charged with intoxicated assault with a motor vehicle causing serious bodily injury.

Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.

Motorcycle Accident Lawyers

The actions between a motorcycle and another vehicle resulted in an injured motorcyclist. While getting behind the wheel is an everyday event, one wrong move can result in the worst day of someone’s life. You can never be too careful on the road, and if something should happen, it’s important to be vigilant and make sure you’re represented in the best way you can.

At Sutliff & Stout, we fight for motorcycle accident victims to get the compensation that they deserve. We understand that motorcycle riders face unfair prejudices and we’ll work tirelessly to make sure that you receive a full and fair settlement for your injuries and other losses after an accident. To schedule a free and confidential consultation with a Houston motorcycle accident attorney at Sutliff & Stout, call (713) 405-1263 anytime, 24/7.

Source: Everything Lubbock

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