Motorcyclist Hospitalized after Pollock Pines Accident on Pony Express Trail near Safeway Parking
Pollock Pines, CA (September 25, 2021) – A rider was hurt following a traffic collision Friday evening in Pollock Pines.
The motorcycle crash was reported at about 6:25 p.m. near a parking lot on Pony Express.
The California Highway Patrol did not immediately establish how a vehicle and a motorcycle crashed on the highway near the Safeway store parking lot.
Pollock Pines Motorcycle Accident
As per the report, the motorcyclist sustained unspecified injuries following the collision. The unidentified patient was attended to by paramedics and was rushed to the Marshall Hospital for further medical aid.
Details regarding the involved motorist were not immediately available at the report time.
The crash resulted in the closure of a section of Pony Express Trail near the parking for an unknown time.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
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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