October 5, 2015- A traffic collision between a motorcycle and semi truck ended fatally for the biker, on Monday. The Kings County tractor-trailer accident happened west of Lemoore on Highway 198, at about 1:20 PM.
Jessie Lee Gallagher, a naval officer stationed at NAS Lemoore, was riding his motorcycle eastbound on Highway 198. He was traveling on the bike west of the Naval Air Station, when a big rig entered the freeway, from Jameson Avenue.
The motorcyclist rear-ended the Peterbilt truck, and was thrown from the motorcycle.
Gallagher, who was from Idaho, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the semi was not harmed.
If you need legal counseling or representation for this accident, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, of Visalia, just miles from the scene of the collision. Our office is located on Caldwell Avenue. Contact us at 559-713-0159 or online.