Motorcycle rider killed in crash on South Chester Avenue
UPDATE: The Kern County coroner's office on Monday, Nov. 13, identified this motorcycle rider as 23-year-old Samuel Carlos Nunez De La Luz.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- A motorcycle rider was killed Friday morning when he crashed into a trailer being pulled by a construction-type truck.
Police said the rider was heading south and appeared to be speeding when he ran a red light at slammed into the trailer at South Chester Avenue and Richland Street.
Some streets around the crash site will be closed for a while during the crash investigation.
The driver of the truck doesn't appear to be hurt.