CHP: Motorcycle pursuit ends in crash with cow

California Highway Patrol's Mojave unit announced the arrest of a motorcyclist Friday.

Officers say they attempted a traffic stop Thursday about 8:20 p.m. on a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle. The 35-year-old motorcyclist, Jacob Dean Lightner, sped away.

The short pursuit ended on Caliente Bodfish Road when Lightner's motorcycle collided with a cow in the roadway.

The suspect was arrested and booked for charges including two outstanding misdemeanor warrants and felony evading.

The cow was uninjured and walked away from the scene.

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