Motorcycle crash kills one person on Orangethorpe Avenue and Courtney Avenue in Fullerton
According to a local news article, on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, around 7:00 am, a car collision occurred on Orangethorpe Avenue and Courtney Avenue in Fullerton killing one person.
Furthermore, the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Orangethorpe Avenue when it crashed into a Honda Civic that was attempting to turn west from Courtney Avenue onto Orangethorpe Avenue.
in addition, the rider in the motorcycle was thrown off from the bike, mentioned the news report. Also, the motorcyclist was identified as a 21-year-old, stated the article.
Moreover, police officers and paramedics reponded to the scene and transported the patient to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, mentioned the report.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol and or drugs were a factor in this incident.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked as authorities worked to clear the accident and a tow truck was required for the vehicles involved in the accident, as stated by authorities.
Currently, this crash remains under investigation as authorities work to determine the exact cause and liable party in the crash.
Further details will be reported at a later time once the investigation has concluded.
Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.
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