Fatal Motorcycle Accident on Hwy 1 Near Leggett This Morning

CHP Feature FatalityToday, at approximately 10:40 a.m., a solo motorcyclist crashed on Hwy 1 near mile marker 103. The driver was severely injured.

“He was lifeflighted to Mercy Hospital in Redding,” according to Officer William Wunderlich of the California Highway Patrol.

According to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page, the driver is now deceased. 

The roadway was closed for a time but was reopened by 12:06 p.m.

UPDATE: CHP Identifies Man Killed in Solo Hwy 1 Crash Today



  • This is terrible and I hate to be ‘that guy’, but I was listening to the scanner traffic while this was happening and they said repeatedly mile marker 95.

  • Sorry to hear the motorcycle driver has died. Prayers to his family.

  • This is sad and tragic. What is with that stretch of road lately? Too many accidents.

    • That stretch of road is sought after nation wide for its Motercycleing ! It’s the banked corners,smooth surface and yes….danger that draws every mark of moterists there. Not only that….it’s buetiful , but needs lots of respect!

  • My condolences to friends and loved ones. Drive a car. Ride a bike. Rider!

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