Motorcyclist Hospitalized after Two-Vehicle Crash on Del Playa Drive

ISLA VISTA, CA (February 18, 2022) – A motorcyclist suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Del Playa Drive late Tuesday night.

At around 11:20 p.m., the accident took place in the 6800 block of Del Playa Drive.

Furthermore, according to officials, the motorcycle collided with the back of a passenger vehicle near the corner of Camino Corto, injuring the rider severely.

Consequently, first responders transported the biker to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment.

Moreover, their name, as well as information about their condition, are currently unavailable.

Meanwhile, the occupants of the passenger vehicle escaped uninjured, according to CHP.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the collision and trying to figure out what factors led to the collision.

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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