Motorcyclist Killed in Hughson
California Highway Patrol is actively investigating a deadly motorcycle accident that occurred on Sunday afternoon.
An unidentified 30-year-old man was killed on Santa Fe Avenue on October 31st at 2:35 p.m.
The man was reportedly riding his 2007 Harley Davidson southbound when he collided with an Infiniti sedan.
Maria Gomez, 27, who was the driver of the sedan was left uninjured along with her 5-year-old passenger.
The motorcyclist was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
More details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.