Major Injuries Sustained in Contra Costa Motorcycle Crash on Highway 4 and Somersville Road
Contra Costa, California (September 16, 2019) – Authorities are investigating a major motorcycle collision Sunday afternoon in the area of Contra Costa.
The crash occurred on Highway 4 and Somerville Road at about 2:02 p.m. Sunday, September 15.
According to a California Highway Patrol report, a vehicle and a blue sports motorcycle collided for unknown reasons. The rider and their motorbike were found down on the right-hand shoulder of the roadway following the collision.
Responding firefighters along with medical personnel attended to the injured parties. The number of injured parties and their current condition were not immediately provided.
The vehicles were towed away from the crash site.
Lane 4 and 5 were blocked following the collision. The lanes were re-opened as of 2:30 p.m.
No other information regarding this collision was provided.
An investigation is ongoing.