Motorcycle Crash on Pacific Coast Highway Left One Injured

VENTURA, CA (December 13, 2021) – One person sustained injuries in a motorcycle crash on Pacific Coast Highway Friday evening.

The crash occurred around 7:15 p.m. at north of La Jolla Canyon on Highway 1.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a 40-year-old Oxnard man crashed his 2001 Harley-Davidson motorcycle and was thrown onto the road.

Furthermore, according to the CHP, he was not wearing a motorcycle helmet.

Officers from California State Parks and a kind stranger assisted the man until the Ventura County Fire Department arrived. He was sent to a nearby hospital with critical injuries.

The CHP is investigating the collision and trying to figure out what led the man to flip his motorcycle.

Anyone with information regarding the crash or who witnessed it should contact CHP officer James McKay at 805-662-2640.

Motorcyclists rarely escape injury when an accident occurs. It is important to never underestimate the bike’s speed when you’re riding a motorcycle. Additionally, strictly follow traffic laws and the conditions of the road. For other drivers, do not tailgate a motorcyclist and maintain a safe following distance. Give motorcyclists a full traffic lane when you pass, as they too have equal rights on the road.

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