A single-vehicle traffic accident on State Route 20 between Lucerne and Clearlake Oaks has left a motorcyclist deceased and the motorcycle itself in the lake where it ended up after the accident.
Paramedics at the scene reported giving CPR to the motorcyclist. Despite their life-saving efforts, they succumbed to the injuries.
The motorcycle is about 20 feet offshore, according to a first responder on the scene, and is mostly submerged.
The Caltrans Quickmap indicates traffic is slowed in the area and a commuter is reporting to us that emergency vehicles are impeding traffic.
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