Highway 99 crash claims motorcyclist's life

FRESNO, Calif.

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Investigators say a 62-year old man from Madera County lost control of his motorcycle on Southbound 99 right before the North Avenue exit Friday afternoon.

The man, who has not yet been identified, hit the center divide and died on impact.

Investigators say he was not wearing a state-approved helmet.

They are also trying to figure out what exactly caused the motorcyclist to lose control.

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