Magalia Resident Injured In Motorcycle Accident
San Andreas, CA — 71 year old Robert Knowles of Magalia suffered moderate injuries when he lost control of his 1979 Honda 750 motorcycle on Hwy 4 Monday afternoon at approximately 4:30.
According to the CHP report Knowles was traveling eastbound east of Lake Alpine when he allowed his bike to drift off the roadway to the southside. The bike struck several large rocks and rolled over onto its left side ejecting Knowles into the roadway.
Knowles suffered head injuries, possible broken ribs and possibly a broken hip. He was transported to Sutter Roseville Hospital.
Written by Bill Johnson