Motorcyclist killed on Highway 99w identified

POSTED: 2:31 PM Aug 02 2013   UPDATED: 8:39 AM Aug 03 2013
GERBER, Calif. -

A motorcyclist killed on Highway 99w in Gerber has been identified as 38-year-old Froilan Frias, Jr.

Following an investigation, CHP said that Frias was going north on the highway on Thursday afternoon when a flatbed truck pulled out in front of him.

Frias fell off of the motorcycle and was run over.

According to officers, the truck driver, Jordan Erickson of Elk Grove, was not impaired or distracted at the time.

No word yet on whether charges have been filed.