HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A motorcycle crash briefly shut down the 15 freeway Saturday afternoon in Hesperia.
The crash was reported at 6:10 p.m., August 8th, 2020, on the northbound 15 Freeway between Oak Hill Road and Ranchero Road.
According to the California Highway Patrol incident logs, a motorcycle rider was struck by a vehicle.
The impact sent the bike into the right hand shoulder of northbound 15 freeway and the rider into the center divider.
CHP logs reported that at least 8 motorcycles pulled into the center divider while 15-20 motorcycle riders stopped in lanes of traffic after the crash.
Northbound and southbound traffic of the 15 freeway was briefly stopped while a helicopter landed on scene.
The motorcycle rider was airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center in critical condition.
There were no other injuries reported. The freeway was reopened at 6:45 p.m.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation. This is a developing story with no further details currently available.
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