On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, a motorcycle accident left one man seriously hurt, in Tulare County. The vehicle collision happened near Visalia, at Avenue 224, and Highway 137, at about 5:20 PM.
Christopher Coelho, 17, of Tulare, was riding his bike east on Avenue 224, when he failed to stop at the posted stop sign at Highway 137. The motorcyclist rode into the path of a 2009 Chevy Malibu, driven by Jeslin Kruse, 25, of Corcoran.
Coelho suffered major injuries and was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno. No other injuries have been reported.