65-year-old Rodney Mark Root dies in fatal Bakersfiled, CA motorcycle crash  – Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Bakersfield Motorcycle Crash Death of Doctor Rodney Mark Root – Obituary

65-year-old doctor Rodney Mark Root has died in a fatal Bakersfiled, CA motorcycle crash that occurred on Tuesday, September 28, 2021. It occurred at about 6:50 a.m. when Rodney, while riding a motorcycle east on Westside Parkway, went off the road at a curve and down a dirt embankment.

The motorcycle went on to strike a link chain perimeter and threw Rodney off it. He was left with serious injuries to which he succumbed.