San Bernardino County Settles Motorcycle Claim for $3 Million

January 4, 2012

San Bernardino County has agreed to pay $3 million to settle a lawsuit that blamed dangerous road conditions for a motorcycle crash that left a passenger with head and neck injuries.

The Riverside Press-Enterprise reported on the agreement in the case in which Lisa Hermann sued the county after a 2007 crash on the Kelso-Cima Road near the Nevada border.

County spokesman David Wert said recent heavy rains had washed out part of the road, leaving a trench, and the accident occurred before crews were able to make repairs.

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