2 Hurt in Bakersfield Motorcycle Accident at Gosford Road and District Boulevard Friday afternoon
Bakersfield, California (September 15, 2019) – According to a local news report, two people were injured Friday afternoon in a traffic accident at an intersection in Bakersfield.
The wreck happened in the area of Gosford Road and District Boulevard Friday, September 14.
As per the local news report, a man was riding his motorcycle southbound on Gosford Road when he traveled into the path of an SUV that was turning a U-turn on Gosford Road. Investigators determined the motorcyclist was doing a “wheelie” when the accident occurred.
Paramedics responded to the scene and rendered aid to the parties involved. As per the local news report, the motorcyclist was immediately taken to a hospital for treatment of moderate to major injuries. The rider was later listed in critical but stable condition.
A passenger in the SUV suffered minor injuries in the crash. However, the driver of the SUV was not injured.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the accident.