Motorcycle Accidents

Oakland, CA - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at 79th Ave & International Blvd

Oakland, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at 79th Ave & International Blvd

Oakland, CA (July 10, 2021) – A 33-year-old motorcyclist died on Thursday evening, July 8, after he sustained serious injuries in a collision that occurred in East Oakland. Police say that two vehicles, including one that fled the scene, were involved. The incident happened at the intersection of 79th Avenue and International Boulevard around 10:00 p.m. when the motorcyclist, who was riding westbound on International, collided with a white Pontiac Vibe SUV traveling southbound on 79th and making a left [...]

Richmond, CA - One Killed in Motorcycle Accident on I-880 at Regatta Blvd

Richmond, CA – One Killed in Motorcycle Accident on I-880 at Regatta Blvd

Richmond, CA (July 2, 2021) – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol are investigating the death of a victim found on a freeway off-ramp early Wednesday morning, June 30. Details regarding what may have happened leading up to the incident were not available immediately, including any information about the victim involved. However, troopers with  CHP‘s Oakland unit responded to the Regatta Boulevard exit and say that the victim was discovered just off westbound Interstate 580 at 7:30 a.m. EMS and [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at McLaughlin Ave & Cray Ct

San Jose, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at McLaughlin Ave & Cray Ct

San Jose, CA (June 27, 2021) – A man died after a motorcycle accident occurred in the south San Jose area on Sunday evening, June 27, according to officers with the San Jose Police Department. SJPD officers say that the motorcyclist was killed around 9:00 p.m. Sunday night in San Jose. The wreck occurred in the area of McLaughlin Avenue and Cray Court, just north of East Capitol Expressway. Traffic in the area continued to be impacted for several hours [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at Piercy Rd & Optical Ct

San Jose, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at Piercy Rd & Optical Ct

San Jose, CA (June 8, 2021) – A man died after a motorcycle accident in south San Jose on Sunday evening, June 7, according to officials with the San Jose Police Department. The incident was reported around 9:30 p.m. and occurred at Piercy Road and Optical Court. SJPD officers said an initial investigation determined that the rider was traveling westbound on Piercy Road when he wrecked for unknown reasons. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, though his name [...]

Portola Valley, CA - One Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Alpine Rd Ramp at I-280

Portola Valley, CA – One Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Alpine Rd Ramp at I-280

Portola Valley, CA (June 7, 2021) – One victim was hospitalized after sustaining major injuries in a motorcycle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon, June 6, in the Portola Valley area. Troopers with the California Highway Patrol said that they were dispatched to the Alpine Road on-ramp at northbound Interstate 280 around 2:15 p.m. A Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with a passenger vehicle at the Alpine ramp. The motorcyclist suffered major injuries, including a broken arm, and was taken to Stanford Hospital via [...]

San Francisco, CA - One Injured in Motorcycle Accident at Hyde & California Sts

San Francisco, CA – One Injured in Motorcycle Accident at Hyde & California Sts

San Francisco, CA (May 23, 2021) – Around 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 21, officers with the San Francisco Police Department responded to a report of a motorcycle accident. Authorities say that the incident occurred on Hyde Street and California Street. At approximately 11:15 a.m., a motorcyclist was struck in front of the Hydeout Bar, which is located at the intersection, in front of the Trader Joe’s parking lot. Officers did not release any further information about the incident or the [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at Piercy Rd & Optical Ct

Santa Rosa, CA – One Killed, One Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Hwy 101 at Willits

Santa Rosa, CA (May 13, 2021) – A motorcyclist was killed after a crash occurred on the Highway 101 bridge near Santa Rosa and Willits early Thursday morning, May 13, troopers with the California Highway Patrol said. The highway was closed for four hours after the accident, which was reported shortly before 3:00 a.m. The CHP log described it as a head-on collision in the southbound lane with two vehicles on fire. Officers then confirmed that the motorcyclist involved had [...]

Portola Valley, CA - One Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash on Alpine Rd Ramp at I-280

San Francisco, CA – Police Investigating Motorcycle Accident on I-80 Fwy at 8th St

San Francisco, CA (April 30, 2021) – One person was hospitalized after a motorcycle crash occurred on Thursday afternoon, April 29, in San Francisco, troopers with the California Highway Patrol said. Authorities say that the incident happened around 3:15 p.m. on the westbound I-80 Freeway near 8th Street. Initial reports state that a black Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with an unknown vehicle, though the events leading up to the wreck are still unknown. Paramedics responded to the scene and transported the [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Dies After Bicycle Accident at Leigh Ave & San Carlos St

San Jose, CA – Man Dies After Bicycle Accident at Leigh Ave & San Carlos St

San Jose, CA (April 21, 2021) – A man has died from injuries he sustained when he was hit by a motorcycle while riding his bicycle earlier this month, according to reports released by the San Jose Police Department. Officers say that the collision was reported around 9:45 p.m. on April 1 near Leigh Avenue and San Carlos Street. Initial investigation revealed that the man was riding his bike across San Carlos Street when a motorcyclist traveling eastbound hit him. The [...]

San Francisco, CA - One Injured in Motorcycle Accident at Hyde & California Sts

Santa Cruz, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident on Hwy 1 at Waddell Creek

Santa Cruz, CA (April 19, 2021) – A 59-year-old San Francisco man died on Saturday evening after a car rear-ended his motorcycle on State Route 1 in Santa Cruz County, authorities said. Officers say that the crash was reported shortly after 5:00 p.m. and occurred on Highway 1 south of Waddell Creek. Troopers with the California Highway Patrol stated in their initial reports that a 59-year-old Los Gatos woman driving a Subaru Impreza southbound didn’t see a Harley-Davidson motorcycle ahead [...]