Fatal Motorcycle Collision in Citrus Heights
A motorcycle collision claimed the life of one man after his 2009 Kawasaki crashed into a Ford Fusion along Interstate 80 in Citrus Heights on October 22. The accident happened at around 4:30 in the morning close to the Antelope Road scales in the number three and four lanes of the interstate. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), after the rider, for unknown reasons, crashed into the Ford, he was thrown from his motorcycle and was struck by a semi-truck that was unable to avoid the collision or stop in time to avoid hitting him. The rider died at the accident scene.