LANCASTER – A 39-year-old man died Thursday night after his motorcycle was hit by a car in a Lancaster intersection, authorities said.
The fatal collision happened around 7:35 p.m., at the intersection of 20th Street West and Avenue K-4 in Lancaster, according to Lancaster Station Traffic Sgt. Paul Pfrehm.
Tyson Tisdale of Lancaster was riding a 1994 Honda CBR motorcycle northbound on 20th Street West, when he was struck by a 2011 Dodge, which was turning eastbound onto Avenue K-4, Pfrehm said.
Tisdale was rushed to the Antelope Valley Hospital where he died of injuries.
The driver of the Dodge, whose identity has not been released, was not injured in the collision.
Alcohol does not appear to have been a factor in this collision, Pfrehm said.
Sheriff’s Detectives continue to investigate this fatal collision, and are asking anyone with information regarding this incident, to contact the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station Traffic Enforcement Team at 661-948-8466.