PALMDALE, Calif. – A 69-year-old motorcycle rider was identified Monday as the victim of a crash on Bouquet Canyon Road in Palmdale.
Gordon Moore was a Lancaster resident, according to the coroner’s office.
The crash was reported at 4:14 p.m. Saturday on Bouquet Canyon Road just south of Elizabeth Lake Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Witnesses told the CHP that three motorcycles were involved in the crash.
Moore was pronounced dead at the scene, CHP Officer Stephen Brandt told City News Service.
The CHP issued a SigAlert shutting down northbound and southbound lanes of Bouquet Canyon Road for its investigation. The road was reopened at about 7:15 p.m.