Port Angeles motorcyclist, 62, dead in remote Hwy 101 accident
Posted on Sunday, June 21st, 2020 at 9:47 pm
FORKS, WA – A man died this morning after his motorcycle crashed into a deer on U.S. Highway 101, according to a report by KOMO News.
The accident happened before 5:20 a.m. on US-101, about 25 miles east of Forks when an unnamed man from Port Angeles, 62, crashed his motorcycle into a deer standing in the highway. The victim was ejected from the motorcycle and was found dead at the scene of the accident.
The victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
The accident caused the closure of the roadway for a time, the report says.
This is one in a series of reports provided by Caffee Law as a service to inform our Seattle neighbors about traffic news and accidents in the area. Many of these accidents are preventable, and we hope that by reporting on such events, we will reduce the frequency of similar incidents. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in a similar situation, contact the Washington motorcycle accident injury attorneys of Jeffrey R. Caffee today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and other expenses.