VACAVILLE — Police arrested a motorcycle rider after he crashed his bike late Saturday night in the vicinity of Browns Valley Road and Rice Lane.
Police found Vacaville resident Matthew Murata, 44, in the front yard of a home on Rice Lane after Murata’s motorcycle left the roadway, went through a hedge and hit a tree, according to a police report. Murata was ejected from the bike.
The police report states that an investigation into the incident concluded that Murata was allegedly driving too fast for existing conditions and allegedly was impaired after consuming alcohol.
He was treated by Vacaville Fire Department paramedics at the scene for numerous injuries and sent to Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Medical Center. He was later arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Officer Danny Martinez at 449-5200.
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