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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release



DATE / TIME: Monday, August 11, 2014 / 1903 Hours 

INCIDENT: Fatal Traffic Collision 

LOCATION: Hesperia Road and Seneca Road, City of Victorville 

INVOLVED PARTY #1: A 34-Year-Old Male of Victorville 

INVOLVED PARTY #2: N/A 


Summary

On Monday August 11, 2014, at approximately 7:03 p.m., Victorville Deputies were dispatched to a report of a single vehicle unknown-injury traffic collision involving a motorcycle that had occurred in the area of Hesperia Road and Seneca Road in the City of Victorville. 

Through investigation it was discovered the motorcycle was traveling northbound on Hesperia Road having passed the intersection with Seneca Road. As the roadway curved the rider lost control of his motorcycle and it fell to the ground. The motorcycle began to slide, impacting the curb and street light on the west side of Hesperia Road before coming to rest on the dirt shoulder of Hesperia Road. 

The rider sustained serious injuries as a result of the traffic collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

The Victorville Major Accident Investigation Team is still investigating whether speed played a factor in this collision. 

Hesperia Road was closed in both directions in the area of the traffic collision until approximately 02:30 a.m. This is an ongoing investigation by the Victorville Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT). Anyone with information about this traffic collision is requested to contact Sheriff Service Specialist D. Whitson at 760-241-2911. 



Refer: D. Whitson, Sheriff Service Specialist

Station: Victorville Police Department 

Phone No. 760-241-2911 

Case No. 171409542 


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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