CHP Releases Some Details on Yesterday’s Fatal Alderpoint Road Crash
This is a press release from the California Highway Patrol:
On June 29, 2016, at approximately 3:15 PM, a 2016 Yamaha motorcycle driven by a 21 year old Eureka resident, was traveling westbound on Alderpoint Road, just west of milepost marker 16.00. For reasons still under investigation, the driver of the Yamaha lost control of his motorcycle while negotiating a right hand curve. The motorcycle overturned onto its side and slid into the eastbound lane, directly into the path of an eastbound 1994 Jeep Wrangler, driven by 46 year old Garberville resident Lynn Sedano-Polries. The driver of the motorcycle sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the collision. The identity of the motorcyclist is currently being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
This collision remains under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.