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Girl, 4, Riding on Back of Motorcycle Killed in Crash

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (KTLA) — A 4-year-old girl, riding on the back of a motorcycle, was killed Tuesday in a collision with a big rig in Rancho Cucamonga.

The crash occurred just after 11 a.m. on Sixth Street west of Hermosa Avenue.

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Courtesy: Los Angeles News Group

The semi truck was traveling east on Sixth Street when the driver attempted to make a U-turn, according to San Bernardino County investigators.

The motorcycle was traveling in the same direction when it collided with the tractor trailer.

The driver of the motorcycle and his 4-year-old passenger were thrown from the bike, investigators said.

The girl, identified as Breann Creer of Ontario, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The motorcycle driver, suffered moderate injuries and was transported to a local hospital.

He was described by family members as the boyfriend of the child’s mother.

The child was wearing a helmet.

There is no age limit for motorcycle riders as long as their feet reach the rear pedals, investigators said.

Anyone with information was urged to contact Rancho Cucamonga police at 909-477-2800.

6 comments

  • esco

    What a sad, horrible tragedy. My heart sank read!ng that. It hurts to see such a sweet dear child like this taken away from her mom and family like this.

    My sincerest condolences to the Family and Loved Ones of Breann at this sad time. =..(

  • sweet_lovee

    This is very sad : '( , My sincerest condolences to the family of beautiful Breann .

    There is no age limit for motorcycle riders as long as their feet reach the rear pedals . But yet there is limits for a car seat until practically 9+, makes no se.nse

  • lacofortwenty

    AND STILL no seatbelts on buses.

    This girl shouldn't have been on the back of this guy's motorcycle. Noooo common sense.

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