Motorcycle crash kills unidentified Susanville man

An unidentified 29-year-old Susanville man suffered fatal injuries in a motorcycle crash on Highway 395 north of Byers Pass Road.

According to a statement from the California Highway Patrol, the man was riding a 2021 Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound on Highway 395 when he lost control negotiating a left curve. The motorcycle left the roadway and the rider was ejected.

A passing motorist happened upon the crash and notified first responders. Despite life-saving efforts at the scene, the motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries.

His identify is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.