The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said a 25-year-old man from Loxahatchee was injured in a dirt bike crash with another vehicle.
The crash happened on West Sycamore Drive and 185th Trail North in Loxahatchee. Palm Beach Sheriff Office said the man, identified as Newton Klein, was illegally riding a 2018 Honda dirt bike on the southern sidewalk of Sycamore Drive approaching the intersection with 185th Trail North.
At the same time, the driver of a 2017 Ford Expedition had stopped for a stop sign at 185th Trail North, located south of Sycamore Drive.
The driver of the Expedition pulled forward hitting Klein ejecting him from the bike.
The Palm Beach Sheriff Office said Klein was transported to a local hospital and was treated for serious injuries that were described as not life threatening.
The driver of the Expedition suffered minor injuries. No charges have been filed yet.
Anyone with additional information concerning what may have triggered the car crash is asked to contact the Florida Highway Patrol Department or any other relevant authority.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident resulting in injuries. We hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, SUV or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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