Crash in Yuba County
At approximately 1:02 p.m. on July 26th, two motorcyclists collided with a white Toyota Sienna minivan. The accident took place in Yuba County on State Highway 20 which is a two-way roadway with double yellow lines.
When paramedics responded, one person was suffering major injuries but no further details have been provided. While the cause is currently unknown, investigators are actively seeking answers to determine liability.
All three vehicles, including a Harley-Davidson Road King and a Harley-Davidson Fat Boy, were removed by tow trucks.
There will be updates made known as soon as more information is available.
Motorcycle accidents, according to the NHTSA, accounted for 14% of motor vehicle accident deaths in 2019. Motorcyclists should be fully aware of the safety challenges in which they face while riding on roads in California. Below are some tips for motorcyclists:
- Wear proper protection
- Ride responsibly
- Be knowledgeable and practice how to properly operate a motorcycle
- Ensure you are licensed prior to operating a motorcycle