1 Killed in Motorcycle Accident on Highway 198 near 7th Avenue in Hanford

Hanford Motorcycle Crash
1 Dead after Hanford Motorcycle Crash on SR 198 near 7th Avenue

Hanford, California (June 25, 2023) – At least one person died in a motorcycle accident that happened in Hanford, Kings County, on Saturday afternoon.

Shortly before 1 p.m., the California Highway Patrol dispatch received reports of a collision involving a motorcycle on Highway 198 near 7th Avenue.

The motorcycle is reported to have collided with a pickup truck on the highway in unclear circumstances.

One person was killed in the afternoon collision.

The identity of the deceased person was not immediately disclosed.

More details about the accident were not released.

An investigation into the accident is underway.