Friday, July 29th, 2016

Accident Near Mustang Village Sends Motorcyclist To Hospital

ambulanceA motorcyclist is injured after a traffic collision with a SUV near the Mustang Village Apartment Complex in San Luis Obispo.  It happened yesterday at 4:50 p.m.

Officials say 21-year-old Philip Jones was riding westbound on Foothill Boulevard passing Mustang Village as an 18-year-old driver of an SUV traveling Eastbound on Foothill was making a left-turn into Mustang Village and didn’t see Jones.  She struck Jones and his motorcycle.

Jones was transported to a local hospital with major trauma to his leg.  His injuries do not appear life threatening and no other injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

Officials say alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor in the collision and it does not appear to be criminal in nature.