Kalamazoo, MI – Two Hospitalized in Motorcycle Wreck on Romence Pkwy

by | Sep 12, 2023 | Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents | 0 comments

Kalamazoo, MI (September 12, 2023) – After a crash on Tuesday involving an SUV and a motorcycle in the Portage area, located just outside of Kalamazoo, a local man was sent to the hospital in critical condition.

According to Portage Public Safety, the collision took place at around 4:50 p.m. close to the intersection of East Romence Parkway and South Westnedge Avenue.

A 31-year-old Kalamazoo man was traveling on a black Harley-Davidson at the time of the incident. Per Kalamazoo authorities and officers with the Portage Police Department, a 76-year-old woman, also from Kalamazoo, was driving an SUV that then collided with the motorcycle near the Romence intersection.

Both motorists were injured and hospitalized, though their injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Portage and Kalamazoo officials are handling an ongoing investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the injured victims in hopes of their full recovery.

Motorcycle Accidents in Michigan

Kalamazoo, MI - Two Hospitalized in Motorcycle Wreck on Romence PkwyMany people like motorcycling along Michigan’s 3,288 miles of shoreline to take in the state’s gorgeous scenery and the Great Lakes. The number of motorcycle accidents in our state is just too high. There were 2,722 motorcycle-related traffic incidents in Michigan in a single year, according to data from the state’s Office of Highway Safety Planning (OHSP).

Motorcyclists in Michigan may best protect themselves from serious injury in the event of a mishap by being vigilant and always using a helmet with a face shield or other form of protective eyewear. Even though people are becoming more aware of the heightened vulnerability of motorcyclists compared to motorists, these accidents still keep happening.

If you were hurt in a motorcycle accident in Michigan, a personal injury attorney may help you fight for compensation.

-Your attorney will file a formal demand to the insurance company after calculating the total amount of your losses (including damages, medical bills, and lost income). The next step is for your lawyer to negotiate a payout with your insurer. A counteroffer might be made if the adjuster disagrees with the proposed settlement amount.
-Your personal injury attorney may then suggest launching a lawsuit in response to your injuries. The insurance company may offer a greater settlement to keep the matter out of court. Your attorney and the insurer may probably exchange letters and phone calls many times before arriving at a fair compromise. A neutral third-party mediator may be required to help the opposing parties reach an agreement.
-During mediation, each party is urged to speak their mind freely and openly. Mediation is often where the best offer from the insurer is made known.

Christopher Trainor & Associates is dedicated to satisfying the needs of each of its customers and provides first consultations at no cost. You may be certain that we will do all in our power to safeguard your interests throughout the claims process. Injured motorcyclists in Kalamazoo shouldn’t wait to get in touch with a lawyer. Get in touch with our Kalamazoo car accident attorneys immediately at 248-886-8650 to for a no-obligation consultation.

Note: Our firm utilized outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified the facts regarding this accident. If you find information that is incorrect, contact Christopher Trainor & Associates immediately so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available about the accident. This post can be removed upon request.  

Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. This post is not a solicitation for business. 

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