On Sunday, July 10, 2016, a motorcyclist was killed in a vehicle collision, in Bakersfield. The Kern County motorcycle accident happened on Alfred Harrell Highway, at approximately 1:00 PM.
The motorcycle’s driver was traveling east on Alfred Harrell Hwy. At the 10500 block the biker lost control and struck the south curb.
The motorcycle operator was transported to Kern Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
His passenger on the bike sustained minor injuries, but declined medical help.
Issues still remaining to be investigated; determining whether road conditions may have contributed to this accident, and any malfunctions of the vehicle.