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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

Date/Time:    Saturday, April 5th, 2014/9:49 P.M.

Incident:    One rider dies and one rider hospitalized after their motorcycles collide.

Location:    Jasmine Street and Hesperia Road, Victorville

Involved Party #1:     Shaun Young, resident of Fort Irwin

Involved Party #2:    Richard Maldonado, resident of Victorville


On Friday, April 4th, 2014, at approximately 2:07 a.m., Victorville deputies were dispatched to a report of an unknown- injury vehicle collision on Jasmine Street, near Hesperia Road, in the city of Victorville. The collision involved two motorcycles.



Through the investigation it was found that one motorcycle was following another one. Both parties were traveling east on Jasmine Street just west of Hesperia Road. For unknown reasons, the motorcycle that was following collided with the rear of the first motorcycle. Both riders were thrown from their motorcycles and sustained injuries. The first was transported to Desert Valley Hospital and later transported to Loma Linda Medical Center where he later died from his injuries. The second rider sustained multiple injuries and was transported to Desert Valley Hospital. He was found to be under the influence of alcohol and arrested for DUI.



Jasmine St. was closed to traffic in both directions in the area of the collision until approximately 6:00 a.m. This is an ongoing investigation by the Victorville Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT).  Anyone with information about the collision is requested to contact Deputy Stone at 760-241-2911.






Refer:              Floyd Stone, Deputy Sheriff                         


Station:            Victorville Police Department



Phone No.       760-241-2911



Case No.         171403874


John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700

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