Two-Vehicle Accident on Highway 168 in Fresno County, Rider Seriously Injured
FRESNO COUNTY, CA (September 27, 2022) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 168 in Fresno County late Saturday afternoon.
The accident happened around 5:26 p.m. on September 24. According to the California Highway Patrol, the victim was riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle behind a 2015 Scion.
The driver of the Scion, a 59-year-old woman, slowed to make a left turn when the motorcyclist failed to slow down and collided with the vehicle’s left rear.
The 61-year-old motorcyclist was wearing a skull cap, but it became detached. His head then struck the ground on the eastbound lanes of Highway 168.
The woman stopped and provided medical aid to the injured man. Paramedics arrived soon after and took the motorcyclist to a hospital in serious condition.
Alcohol and drugs were not factors in the crash, police said. An investigation is underway.
When driving a motorcycle, be aware of what is going on behind you by checking your mirrors. Be careful of cars turning left at intersections. Also, make sure to give the car a friendly wave as you move around them.
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