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Manteca Motorcyclist Injured In Calaveras County Crash

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San Andreas, CA — 29 year old Eric Barriga of Manteca suffered a possible broken right arm, possible broken ribs and miscellaneous minor cuts and scrapes when his 2007 Suzuki motorcycle crashed through a barbwire fence Monday morning at approximately 10:45.

According to the C.H.P. Barriga was eastbound on Hwy 4 2.3 miles west of Angel Oaks when his bike failed to negotiate a right to left curve. The Suzuki traveled onto the dirt shoulder and through the fence fefore it finally struck a large oak tree.

Barriga was transported to a Modesto hospital.

Written by Bill Johnson