VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A motorcyclist struck by a pickup truck Thursday afternoon in Victorville was airlifted to a trauma center with life threatening injuries.
A CHP helicopter landed near the scene of the accident to airlift the motorcyclist who was reported to be unconscious.
The crash happened at about 12:40 pm on D Street near the entrance/exit to the AMPM between Sixth and Seventh Streets and involved a white Chevy Silverado and a white Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Victorville City Fire arrived and requested a helicopter to airlift the rider. CHP helicopter H80 landed in an empty field at the scene.
The driver of the truck remained at the scene and cooperated with police.
D Street remained closed in both directions as of 1:20 pm.
The cause of the accident is being investigated by the Victorville Police Department.