One Person Injured In Gilroy Motorcycle Accident On Highway 101 Near Highway 25
GILROY, CALIFORNIA (August 15, 2019) – A motorcyclist was injured in a car accident on Highway 101 and Highway 25.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 6:12 p.m. not far from the Rapazzini Winery. A black Honda reportedly struck the motorcyclist for reasons that remain to be determined.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. There is an ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
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