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CHP: Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Wooden Valley Crash

The 64-year-old Suisun resident was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on Highway 121 just north of Wooden Valley Road when the crash happened shortly after 1 p.m., according to the CHP. By Bay City News Service.

A motorcyclist suffered major injuries when he crashed into an embankment on state Highway 121 northeast of Napa on Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The 64-year-old Suisun resident was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on Highway 121 just north of Wooden Valley Road when the crash happened shortly after 1 p.m., according to the CHP.

The rider was navigating downhill turns when his motorcycle tipped to the right and slid off the roadway and into a rock embankment, CHP officials said.

He was seriously injured and was taken to a hospital.

The crash shut down the highway in both directions for about half an hour.

By Bay City News Service.

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Belle (Orchid Lady) September 27, 2012 at 07:25 PM
Oh how sad! Get well soon sir!

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