Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash

Staff Writer
Taft Midway Driller
Firefighters and paramedics treat injured motorcyclist

A motorcyclist was being flown to Kern Medical for treatment Tuesday afternoon after his motorcycle collided with a car in South Taft.

The man suffered major injuries, according to firefighters. He was taken from the scene of the accident at Buena Vista and Naylor to Taft Airport to be transferred to a helicopter.

According to the California Highway patrol website, the crash was reported at 1:35 p.m. and involved the motorcycle and a Honda sedan.

No other injuries were reported.

This is a developing story.

Check for details as they become available.