A man is killed after his motorbike collides with a power pole on Wildwood Road south of Interstate 46 near Wasco.
The California Highway Patrol said that at around 12:05 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area after receiving a crash report. When they arrived, they found a 28-year-old man from Shafter who was mortally wounded and pronounced dead at the scene.
The management said officers learned that the man was riding a 2019 Yamaha Raptor heading south on Wildwood Road when it drifted to the right and rugged before crashing into an electric pole for unknown reasons. The knight was expelled from Yamaha and killed, according to the CHP.
The CHP said the knight was wearing an approved helmet. The collision is still under investigation.