Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Collision

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Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Collision

Posted: 11/19/2018




FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

           

November 19, 2018

                      

  

POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL MOTORCYCLE COLLISION

 

 

ELK GROVE, CA – On November 18, 2018 at 9:56 p.m., the Elk Grove Police Department responded to a 911 call regarding a collision involving a motorcycle and a sports utility vehicle (SUV) on Waterman Road, just south of Sheldon Road.   

 

Upon arrival, officers discovered that a Toyota SUV was traveling southbound Waterman Road had collided head on with a motorcyclist traveling northbound on Waterman Road.  The 29-year-old motorcycle driver was thrown from his vehicle as a result of the collision and suffered fatal injuries.  Medical personnel arrived and determined that the motorcyclist was deceased.  Identification of the motorcycle driver will be made by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office. The driver of the SUV was transported to a local hospital as a precaution and provided a statement to officers at the scene. 

 

The collision is under investigation at this time. Anyone with information regarding this fatal traffic collision is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Traffic Bureau at (916) 478-8148.

 

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