Motorcyclist Killed on La Purisma Road
A fatal Lompoc accident involving a motorcycle and another car happened on Tuesday afternoon in Lompoc.
The crash took place at around 2:49 p.m. at Mission Gate Road, according to authorities.
A Volkswagen collided with a motorcycle at the Lompoc intersection in front of the entrance to the La Purisima Mission State Historic Park.
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department arrived at the scene and found the rider with major injuries. The man, in his 20s, died at the scene due to the extent of his injuries.
Authorities are investigating the crash to determine the cause of the crash as well as liability.