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Motorcyclist identified in deadly accident on the 178

Posted at 4:03 PM, Jun 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-26 02:29:59-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — According to the Kern County coroner 21-year-old Henry Ross Dobbs has been identified as the man killed in a fatal accident on Highway 178 on Saturday.

According to CHP, Dobbs' motorcycle struck a vehicle. Officials say that Dobbs died at the scene.

A postmortem exam determined the cause of death was blunt force head and neck trauma and the manner of death was accident.