A 31-year-old man was taken to the hospital Friday afternoon after hitting a car with his motorcycle on the Esplanade in Chico.
Police say 31-year-old Juan Rodriguez ran the stop sign on White Avenue as he was making a left-hand turn.
He was hit by an SUV right in front of Orchard Drive around 4:30 p.m.
Rodriguez was thrown to the ground. He was taken to Enloe Medical Center for treatment of moderate injuries.