Traffic Crash near Avenue 33 ½ Left Rider Dead

MADERA COUNTY, CA (September 20, 2022) – Friday evening, a head-on collision on Road 12 claimed the life of a motorcyclist.

The fatal accident happened around 7:15 p.m. near Avenue 33 ½ in Madera County.

According to the CHP, a westbound gray Nissan Altima attempted to pass traffic and entered the opposing lane. As a result, the Nissan collided head-on with an eastbound Harley Davidson on Avenue 12.

The rider of the motorcycle died at the scene. Meanwhile, medics transported the four occupants inside the sedan, two adults and two juveniles, to a hospital after sustaining minor to major injuries.

Investigators said the occupants in the Nissan all appeared to be wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.

Those with further information regarding the Road 12 head-on collision are encouraged to contact Madera County Officials as soon as possible.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies  out to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.

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