Rider Killed in Fresno Motorcycle Accident at Blackstone Avenue and Ashlan Avenue
Fresno, California (August 5, 2021) – A motorcyclist was killed Thursday night in a traffic collision at an intersection in Fresno, authorities said.
The deadly crash happened at about 9:45 p.m. at the intersection of Blackstone and Ashlan avenues.
According to the authorities, a group of around six motorcyclists was traveling in the area when one of them collided with a car that was making a U-turn.
Deadly Fresno Motorcycle Crash
The motorcyclist, described as a white or hispanic, late 20s or early 30s, died in the crash. The name of the victim has not been disclosed pending notification of family.
The crash remains under investigation.
The safe riding of a motorcycle can help reduce the number of motorcycle accidents that happen every day. Motorcyclists should be aware of the safety challenges that riders face while on California roadways and know how to respond to them. Such challenges include; Risky motorcycle riding practices like weaving at unsafe speeds, downshifting, reduced visibility by other road users, size of the motorcycle compared to other vehicles, among others.
Tips for Safe Riding of Motorcycles
- Ensure you are properly licensed before riding a motorcycle.
- Practice how to operate a motorcycle properly.
- Wear the proper protection.
- Ride responsibly.
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