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CHP investigating fatal crash involving motorcycle on Elkhorn Boulevard in Rio Linda

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of a crash on Friday night in Rio Linda that killed a motorcyclist. The two-vehicle crash occurred around 9 p.m. at the intersection of West Elkhorn Boulevard and West 2nd Street, the CHP’s North Sacramento office said.

A blue Chevrolet Impala, driven by a 38-year-old Lodi man, was traveling eastbound on West Elkhorn Boulevard and began to turn left to travel northbound on West 2nd Street. As the sedan was turning left, a 30-year-old Sacramento man riding a black Yamaha R6 motorcycle continued westbound on West Elkhorn Boulevard, colliding with the right side of the car.

A CHP news release said that the motorcyclist was ejected from his vehicle. Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District personnel responded to the scene, but the motorcyclist was pronounced dead. The condition of the other driver was not disclosed.

Drugs and alcohol were not determined to be a

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Widow of Bronx motorcycle passenger thrown 200 feet to his death in crash left with videos, memories and a beautiful daughter

Young mother Carla Rodriguez, mourning her husband’s death in a horrific motorcycle wreck, fought back tears as she spoke of lost dreams and their beautiful 1-year-old girl.

“She doesn’t know, she’s innocent,” the 20-year-old widow told the Daily News Thursday as little Camila toddled around their Bronx home. “She can’t even imagine it. But I think she is missing him, because they were always together.”

Dad and husband Eric Mejia isn’t ever coming home. The 23-year-old, a passenger on a motorcycle driven by his younger brother, was thrown 200 feet through the air to his death last Sunday. Cops said the sibling blew through a red light on the Grand Concourse and slammed into the side of a white Acura, leaving Rodriguez and her child to face a dramatically different future.

“We were thinking of going to live in Orlando, to buy a house there,” said Rodriguez, who met her

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Texas crash caused by alleged drunk driver kills 3 members of Thin Blue Line motorcycle club

Three members of the Thin Blue Line Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club were killed, and four others hospitalized, when an alleged drunk driver going in the opposite direction swerved into their lane and hit them head-on while they were on a group ride in the Texas Hill Country, officials said.

The crash occurred about 5 p.m. on Saturday on a highway in Kerrville, Texas, about 65 miles northwest of San Antonio, according to the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office.

“They were on a ride in the Texas Hill Country and were on Highway 16, south of Kerrville, when another person crosses the center stripe,” the sheriff’s office said in a statement posted on its Facebook page.

Sgt. Orlando Moreno of the Texas Department of Public Safety, the agency leading the crash investigation, said the car ran into six motorcycles.

The sheriff’s office said the driver, who struck the motorcycle club members

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Teen Involved in Near-Fatal Motorcycle Crash Walks Across Stage at Graduation 3 Years Later

A teen whose life nearly ended in a serious motorcycle crash finally got to mark the end of her high school experience by walking across the stage at graduation.

Allie Gilkerson was just hours away from beginning her senior year at Wayne High School in West Virginia when she was involved in a serious motorcycle crash in August 2017, according to NBC affiliate WSAZ.

The incident, which occurred in West Virginia on Route 152, left Allie with such severe injuries that doctors believed the teen was brain dead, according to the outlet.

But Allie refused to give up — and thanks to the support of her friends and family, including her sister Brittani Gilkerson, she was able to make a slow but steady recovery.

“I would tell her to fight and keep fighting because she has a lot of people waiting on her,” Brittani told WSAZ shortly after the crash

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