Sacramento, CA | A motorcyclist lost his life Saturday night, possibly doing tricks at a high rate of speed on Highway 99.
Late Saturday evening, CSD Fire and Paramedic crews responded to a motorcycle vs vehicle accident on south-bound Highway 99 just north of the Laguna/Bond exit in the number one lane.
When crews arrived they found a motorcyclist ejected from his bike and a white PT Cruiser by the off ramp with rear-end damage. Rescue crews attempted to revive the motorcyclist however he was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist was apparently traveling at a high rate of speed doing tricks when he lost control and crashed in the back end of the PT Cruiser.
There were no other injuries in the incident.
Officer Weckman, California Highway Patrol, talks about the incident