Jay Holland Severely Injured in Coarsegold Accident on Highway 41 and Morava Road
Coarsegold, California (September 15, 2019) – Authorities are investigating a major motorcycle crash late Sunday morning in the area of Coarsegold.
The crash occurred at about 11:23 a.m. Sunday, on Highway 41 and Morava Road near the Coarsegold Mini-Storage.
As per the CHP officials, a witness said a 92-year-old man was driving a 2002 Dodge Stratus when he made a turn into oncoming southbound traffic on Highway 41 from Morava Road.
A 42-year-old man identified as Jay Holland was at the same time riding a 2008 Yamaha southbound on Highway 41 and the two vehicles finally crashed. The rider was ejected over the car and onto Highway 41 as a result of the impact.
The CHP, Cal Fire and Sierra Ambulance arrived at the crash site. Holland was rushed to a local for treatment of severe injuries. His current condition was not immediately released.
R. Falcon, the Dodge motorist, did not sustain injuries in the crash. Officials gave him a field sobriety test and he reportedly passed.
An investigation is ongoing.