Two people were injured and one killed in a deadly motorcycle collision
The crash happened at about 3:15 p.m. on August 26th at 90th Street West and Avenue F-4.
Tony Leon Jr., 31, was the motorcyclist who collided with another vehicle which caused his death.
Leon was heading southbound when he attempted to pass another vehicle on the left-side. Instead, he collided with a 2020 Chevrolet on the right side.
A 55-year-old woman and 61-year-old man were two passengers in the Chevrolet that were transported to the hospital. They also sustained minor injuries.
Tony Leon Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene.
CHP is actively investigating to determine what factors led to the crash.
Witnesses are encouraged to contact the Antelope Valley Area office at 661-948-8541.
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.