Jonathan Williams Killed in Motorcycle Crash on Highway 99 Near Main Street
Motorcycle, Big Rig Collide in Fatal Ripon Accident
Ripon, CA (July 22, 2020) – A man was killed in a motorcycle crash in Ripon. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of July 22 on Highway 99.
A Kawasaki motorcycle was traveling on northbound Highway 99, near Main Street. The rider lost control and the motorcycle fell. It then slid into the trailer of a Freightliner big rig. The motorcyclist – identified as Jonathan Williams, 20, from Ripon – became tangled in the axles of the big rig and was run over. He died at the accident scene. The driver of the big rig, a 63-year-old Manteca resident, was not injured.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Jonathan Williams.