The incident occurred around 4:56 p.m. at the 18 freeway and All View Drive in Running Springs.
The 20-year-old semi truck driver failed to stop at a stop sign and struck the 63-year-old motorcyclist.
The motorcyclist was unable to stop in time and struck the right side of the big rig and was run over by the rear wheels.
According to coroner officials, the motorcyclist died at the scene of the accident.
The truck driver was booked for investigation of vehicular manslaughter and his bail is set at $1 million.
Motorcyclists are vulnerable to serious injuries especially against semi trucks. Semi trucks take more time to stop and it’s important that truck drivers use all safety precaution to prevent serious accidents.
Motorcycle accidents are a serious matter and should be dealt with an experienced injury lawyer.
At Bergener Mirejovsky we know what it takes to get you proper medical treatment as well as financial compensation. If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident call us at 1-800-881-2021 for a free consultation.