Press Release: Indian Valley Motorcycle Accident

Posted: 25-Feb-2014

PRESS RELEASE
Moraga-Orinda Fire District
Indian Valley Motorcycle Accident, Canyon, CA

Moraga-Orinda Fire District
1280 Moraga Way 
Moraga, CA  94556
Contact: Sean Perkins, Battalion Chief  925-258-4511
Release Date:  February 24, 2014

MORAGA, CA – On Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 6:02 p.m., the Moraga-Orinda Fire District responded to a motorcycle accident in a remote area of Indian Valley near Canyon. 

With darkness approaching, local homeowners helped Firefighter/Paramedics locate the victim near a fire trail and move him to an area where he could be transported by a helicopter.  Firefighter/Paramedics treated the victim, who required advanced life support.  A CALSTAR air ambulance transported the victim to a local trauma center.

A total of four fire apparatus and one helicopter responded to this incident with a total number of 11 firefighters, 3 CALSTAR crew members, and one chief officer.

No injuries were reported.