Fillmore man dies in Upper Ojai motorcycle accident

Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter

One person is dead and another injured following a collision between a motorcycle and a pickup truck in Upper Ojai Thursday morning, according to Rolando Tejeda, public information officer with the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

The incident occurred around 11:30 a.m., when a 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle and a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 truck were both eastbound on State Route 150, the truck in the lead. As the truck began to turn onto Chumash Road, the motorcycle struck its rear corner, throwing the rider and passenger.

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