One Rider Killed in Motorcycle Collision near Auberry Road

MADERA COUNTY, CA (May 10, 2022) – Thursday morning, medics pronounced Axel Thomas Osborne dead after a motorcycle accident on Road 222.

Just before 12:00 p.m., Madera County officers responded to the scene just east of Auberry Road on May 5.

According to reports, Osborne missed a curb and lost control of the motorcycle, causing him to veer onto the curb. There, Osborne was thrown from the vehicle onto the road.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medical personnel pronounced 23-year-old Osborne dead at the scene.

Additionally, crews closed the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further details is still currently underway. Once available, more information will be provided.


The team at Sweet James would like to extend their sincere condolences to the loved ones of Axel Thomas Osborne. May you find comfort and strength during this time.


The sudden loss of a loved one after a motorcycle accident is an extremely difficult time for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation during this trying time. Rest assured knowing you will have an enthusiastic attorney on your side. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of the medical, funeral, and legal expenses. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Need help after hours? Reach out to them by online chat, email, or text message. Moreover, if you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, click here to request a police report.

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