October 29, 2011- A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash with a big rig, in Bakersfield. The accident happened at about 5 PM, Saturday evening.
The CHP reported that a semi truck was traveling on Union Avenue, near Houghton Road. The truck was turning left onto another road when the motorcycle crashed into the back of it.
The rider was thrown from his bike. He suffered serious injuries.
Officers report that it appears the motorcyclist didn’t make any attempts to brake before slamming into the back of the semi. They do not believe alcohol was a factor in the collision.
The big rig driver was uninjured.
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