• May 24, 2022

Justin Burns, Child Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Katies Woods in Grapevine, TX

UPDATE (May 27, 2022): Sources identified the driver injured in the accident as 42-year-old Justin Burns. The cause of the crash cannot be confirmed at this time.

Grapevine, TX -- May 12, 2022, a man and a child were injured due to an accident where a motorcycle crashed along Katies Woods Drive.

Investigators reported that the crash took place at around 7:46 p.m. along Katies Woods Drive near the intersection of Dooley Street.

In their reports, officials said that a 42-year-old man and an 11-year-old girl were on a motorcycle traveling northbound along Katies Woods Drive. The motorcycle reportedly attempted to pass a vehicle, but the motorcycle somehow lost control, causing the bike to fall over.

Both the driver and the girl riding on the motorcycle were said to have incapacitating injuries. The cause of the crash cannot be confirmed at this time.

Commentary on Justin Burns Motorcycle Accident on Katies Woods in Grapevine

I don't have any specific reason to doubt these reports, just to be clear up front. But something to consider is a common bias I encounter frequently when I look into similar accidents. Unfortunately, a lot of people are quick to blame motorcyclists before actually knowing the facts because they just assume that all motorcyclists are reckless drivers.

Justin Burns, Motorcycle Accident Grapevine, TX

Authorities are not immune from this same mindset. That's just another reason I tend to rely on independent investigations. From mechanical issues to speeding to poor road conditions to restaurants illegally over-serving alcohol to drivers, independent investigators have the experience and tools to look into all kinds of possible factors. It's important to let them tell they story rather than sit around waiting for a police report that may barely scratch the surface.


*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.