28-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed in Accident near Centennial High School

BAKERSFIELD, CA (August 10, 2022) – Wednesday morning, Tyler Jordan Bishop was pronounced dead after a motorcycle crash on Riverlakes Drive.

The incident happened around 6:04 a.m., just west of Coffee Road. For reasons unknown, Bishop struck a curb while riding his motorcycle in the area.

Upon arrival, emergency crews pronounced 28-year-old Bishop dead at the scene. Although, further events leading up to the collision are still under active investigation.

Furthermore, a portion of the roadway was temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened.

Following preliminary investigations, it was unknown if drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash. At this time, further investigations are still underway.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Tyler Jordan Bishop.


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