According to news sources, a teenage motorcyclist was killed in an accident Friday morning on Kelly Ridge when he collided with an SUV attempting to make a U-turn on the roadway.
The 19-year-old man was riding a motorcycle on Kelly Ridge when at the same time a man driving a Honda Pilot SUV was reportedly attempting to complete a U-turn on the roadway when the collision took place, The California Highway Patrol said.
The drive of the SUV reportedly said that he did not see any incoming traffic before he began the U-turn.
The motorcyclist was ejected as a result of the collision and sustained major injuries before being transfered to an area hospital. He reportedly died shortly after.
The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.
As a Sacramento car accident lawyer, I offer my sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. In my line of work, I am familiar with accidents of this tragic nature. If you or someone you care about has been struck by a car and believe the conditions that caused it were the fault of another party, I encourage you to contact a Sacramento motorcycle accident lawyer to help you proceed legally.