Motorcyclist Killed in Head-On Crash near Blue Lake Boulevard

BLUE LAKE, CA (October 24, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, one rider was pronounced dead after a motorcycle accident on Highway 299. 

The fatal collision happened around 12:30 p.m., near Blue Lake Boulevard.

According to California Highway Patrol, a westbound motorcycle collided head-on with a logging truck that was traveling the opposite direction.

Medics arrived and pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the scene. However, their identity has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.

Following preliminary investigations, officers ruled out intoxication as a potential contributing factor in the collision. In addition, the total number of parties involved and the circumstances surrounding the crash remain under investigation.

No further details regarding the motorcycle accident on Highway 299 have been released to the public. Blue Lake authorities will provide more information once available. 

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.

Losing a loved one in a motorcycle accident is always a traumatic experience for those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James and let them help you with the legalities of your situation during this trying time. They commit their extensive experience in the legal field to provide a high-quality representation to each of their clients. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation with an expert legal professional in your area. You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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