Male Victim Hospitalized after Collision near Bonita Road in Lamont
LAMONT, CA (April 15, 2020) – Early Sunday evening, an unidentified man sustained injuries in a dirt bike accident on Habecker Road.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred around 5:45 p.m., on April 12. Dispatchers arrived to the area on Habecker Road just south of Bonita Road, shortly after.
Officers revealed that a male rider was heading south on the shoulder of the road when he collided with a pickup-truck. The truck was reportedly pulling into a driveway at the time.
Authorities later added that the rider was not wearing a helmet or any protective gear.
Responding paramedics later transported the male to Kern Medical with major injuries. There has been no update on his current condition.
The surrounding area on Habecker Road was closed off for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. However, the roadway has since reopened.
Officers say the bike may have been stolen. However, it has not been confirmed. At this time, the investigation remains ongoing.
Whether you are operating a vehicle or a bike, it is your responsibility to follow all traffic laws. By doing so, you can help to ensure the safety of yourself and others around.
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