CALIFORNIA CITY — A 21-year-old motorcyclist died Sunday after plummeting hundreds of feet into a mine shaft in northwestern San Bernardino County, officials said.
The off-road rider fell into the mine shaft about 1:45 p.m. in the Red Mountain area east of Interstate 395, a county Fire Department spokesman said.
For The Record
Los Angeles Times Wednesday November 17, 2004 Home Edition Main News Part A Page 2 National Desk 1 inches; 33 words Type of Material: Correction
Motorcyclist's death -- A news brief in Monday's California section about the death of a motorcyclist who fell into an open mine shaft near Red Mountain incorrectly identified U.S. 395 as Interstate 395.