Tagged: motorcycle crash

I was halfway through the corner when I realized I wasn’t going to make it. It was a blind 45-mph decreasing radius off-camber right-hand turn running slightly uphill and I desperately needed the front end to cut in on the apex. I counter-steered and leaned hard into the corner but continued to run wide.

On Tuesday, 7-26-2011, at approximately 2030 hours (8:30 p.m.), deputies from the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop on a motorcycle with two passengers for a traffic violation. The motorcycle fled from the deputy in the area of Kennett Road and Cascade Blvd. A pursuit ensued reaching speeds of 85 miles an hour on Union School Road. The motorcycle led deputies down Old Oregon Road …