CHP Needs Your Help: Hit-and-Run Crash Kills Adelanto Motorcyclist
Posted by: Pablo Pereira, Meteorologist / Reporter / Web Producer - bio | email
23-year-old Justin Tranter of Adelanto was killed when he was struck by a tractor-trailer after losing control of his motorcycle on Interstate 15.
“(Tranter) came to a rest in the No. 4 lane of the freeway, at which time a semi-truck hit him,” reports the Victorville Daily Press.
Officials said the tractor-trailer failed to stop after colliding with the motorcyclist.
Tranter, was traveling northbound on Interstate 15, approximately 1/2 mile north of Cleghorn Rd. shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday night. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
CHP officials were investigating the collision and were looking for the driver of the tractor-trailer. Those who have information about the driver of the tractor-trailer can call the San Bernardino County CHP office at 909-383-4247.
Tranter is survived by his wife and two young boys. For more information CLICK HERE
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