A motorcyclist has tragically died after an accident on the 110 freeway, according to a report from Patch Highland Park. No arrests have been made, but the situation is still under investigation and the cause is being attributed to the unlawful presence of a commercial vehicle on the narrow highway. California Highway Patrol Officer K. Poulin told reporters that it was premature to blame the commercial vehicle, but officers are working to pinpoint the exact cause.
More than a year has passed since talk show host Jay Leno was nearly wiped out in a serious motorcycle crash, and now new evidence may demonstrate that the wrong person was blamed for the collision. The story first made headlines in October of 2011, when Leno took part in the “Love Ride” charity benefit with other riders. The accident took place on a Los Angeles freeway, nearly resulting in potentially-fatal injuries.
If you live in Oakland, prepare for extra motorcycle safety enforcement on Wednesday. The Oakland Police Department is conducting the operation in the hopes of reducing motorcycle-related deaths and injuries.
An off-duty California Highway Patrol officer was involved in a motorcycle accident over the weekend in El Centro.