Rider killed in Saturday motorcycle crash

LAKEPORT – A motorcyclist died Saturday afternoon as the result of a crash on Highway 175.

The male subject, whose name was not released Saturday, crashed into a guard rail on Highway 175 at about 12:25 p.m. three miles west of Lakeport, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash victim was said to be unconscious at the scene, with labored breathing, the CHP reported.

REACH air ambulance was called to transport the man to the hospital.

Shortly before 2:30 p.m. the man was reported to have died, according to the CHP.

CHP's Ukiah Dispatch Center would not release further information on the crash Saturday evening.

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