HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) A motorcyclist was found dead near his smashed Harley-Davidson along Rock Springs Road Sunday morning.
Several passing motorists reported seeing a rider “down” shortly after 6:20 a.m., scanner traffic said.
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Deputies and fire personnel arrived on scene and pronounced the man deceased.
It’s unclear when the incident occurred, but witnesses told dispatch it appeared the rider had been there for awhile.
At 9:02 a.m., as the 2001 black Harley Davidson was being towed, it caught fire and became fully engulfed, CHP logs reported.
His name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The California Highway Patrol was requested to respond to assume the investigation.