RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A driver accused of plowing into and seriously injuring a motorcyclist on the 91 freeway in Corona, then continuing to drive with the motorcycle attached to his minivan before finally crashing, was charged today with hit-and-run resulting in great bodily injury.
George Cesar Valentin, 25, of Corona was arrested Friday night after allegedly hitting the victim, identified only as a 37-year-old Jurupa Valley man, just west of Main Street on the eastbound 91.
Along with the felony count, Valentin is charged with driving without a license, a misdemeanor. He's being held in lieu of $75,000 bail at the Robert Presley Jail in Riverside and is slated to make his initial court appearance at the Riverside Hall of Justice on Thursday.
According to the California Highway Patr