Motorcyclist Injured After Crash Sunday
This is a press release from the California Highway Patrol. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
[Brian Cory] French was riding his Triumph motorcycle at a stated speed of 70 plus mph south on Lower Mad River Road as he entered into a right hand curve in the roadway. Due to his speed, French could not maintain the correct turning movement and drifted across the northbound lane. French then impacted the concrete bridge barrier and continued in a southeasterly direction before coming to rest on a the dirt grass shoulder.
French was transported to Redwood Memorial Hospital in Fortuna California by a private party for treatment of multiple lacerations, abrasions and a possible broken leg. It is unknown at this time if he was wearing a helmet and alcohol was not a factor in this collision.