One Killed in Truck Accident on Carlton Rd. in Santa Cruz County, CA
Santa Cruz County, CA — May 9, 2023, one person was killed in a collision with a semi-truck around 3:37 p.m. on Carlton Rd. in Santa Cruz County.
Sources report the victim's motorcycle was southbound while a tractor-trailer was northbound when the two vehicles collided head-on. The crash was reportedly near Coward Rd. just east of Watsonville at a bend in Carlton Rd.
The motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries while the truck driver was reportedly uninjured.
Investigators have not released what factors led up to the accident.