Los Angeles County Motorcycle Deputy Chad Perrigo Hospitalized after Santa Clarita Accident
SANTA CLARITA, CA (April 30, 2021) – Los Angeles County motorcycle deputy Chad Perrigo suffered serious injuries following an accident involving a big rig on Creekside Road, Wednesday morning.
According to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, the incident happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. The big rig reportedly made a left turn in front of the deputy and collided head-on with the motorcycle near McBean Parkway.
Emergency crews rushed the deputy to a hospital with severe injuries. As per reports, he remains in critical but stable condition.
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The big rig driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
Responders temporarily closed a portion of Creekside Road between McBean Parkway and Valencia Boulevard to make way for an investigation.
The Sheriff’s station continues to investigate the cause of the accident.
When behind the wheel of a big rig, always scan the road for possible hazards. Double-check possible blind spots and keep an eye out for motorcyclists when turning.
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