Motorcyclist Killed in Goleta Crash on Cathedral Oaks Road near Los Carneros Road
Goleta, California (August 17, 2021) – A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday night in a traffic crash in Goleta, a local news source reported.
The deadly collision occurred just after 8:30 p.m. on Cathedral Oaks Road, just west of Los Carneros Road.
According to the local news report, the motorcyclist collided with another vehicle on Cathedral Oaks Road.
Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Goleta
The motorcyclist, only identified as a male victim, was declared deceased at the scene.
Cathedral Oaks Road was closed following the wreck.
Further details regarding the collision were not immediately given.
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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