At Least 1 Suffers Minor Injuries in San Francisco Crash on Highway 101 near Cesar Chavez Street Off-Ramp

Peter Kovtun
San Francisco, CA: Minor Injuries Sustained in Motorcycle Collision on Highway 101 near Cesar Chavez Street Off-Ramp

San Francisco, California (August 4, 2021) – Authorities are investigating a minor injury motorcycle collision that happened Tuesday afternoon in San Francisco.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 12:33 p.m. on northbound Highway 101 near Cesar Chavez Street off-ramp.

A fully dressed Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with another vehicle for unknown reasons.

The rider was lying down in the No. 1 lane after the crash.

Paramedics responded to the scene to help at least one person who sustained minor injuries. It was not clear if that patient was hospitalized.

The Nos. 1 and 2 lanes of the northbound Highway 101 remained blocked for an unknown period following the crash.

An Overview of Motorcycle Accident Statistics in California

  • More than 500 motorcyclists died, and more than 15,500 were injured in 2017 in California.
  • About 80% of all annual motorcycle accidents result in injuries or death.
  • California has over 800,000 registered motorcycles, the largest in the nation.

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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