Motorcyclist crashes, run over on Highway 101 near Ukiah
Published: Monday, July 1, 2013 at 9:22 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, July 1, 2013 at 11:56 a.m.
A 23-year-old Lake County man on a motorcycle was merging onto Highway 101 near Ukiah early Monday when he crashed into a vehicle and was run over and dragged by a pickup and trailer, the CHP said.
Justin Remington of Nice was flown to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital. He was listed in critical condition Monday night.
Remington was getting onto southbound Highway 101 from Highway 20 when he hit the back of a car driven by Alexander Thomas, 74, of Redwood Valley, police said.
He lost control of his 2008 Suzuki and was thrown into the front end of a pickup driven by Donald Trotter, 74, of Anderson, the CHP said. He was run over and dragged by a trailer being towed by the truck.
Redwood Valley firefighters, a Ukiah ambulance and a Cal Star medical helicopter responded along with CHP officers, Cal Fire said.
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