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Fatal Motorcycle Collision In El Cajon

Post Date:04/02/2017 7:40 PM

Fatal Motorcycle Collision

Post Date: 04/02/2017 6:45 PM

FATAL MOTORCYCLE COLLISION IN EL CAJON

TYPE OF INCIDENT: MOTORCYCLE VS VEHICLE COLLISION

DATE AND TIME OF INCIDENT: 04-02-17 at  3:50 pm

LOCATION OF INCIDENT: 800 Block Jamacha Road, El Cajon

 

RESUME OF INCIDENT:

On 04-02-2017 at approximately 3:50 pm, El Cajon Police Officers and paramedics responded to the area of Jamacha Road and Vista De La Valle in the city of El Cajon reference a call of a collision involving a motorcycle and a vehicle.

Based upon the initial investigation and evidence collected from the scene, it appears that two motorcyclists were traveling southbound on Jamacha Boulevard at a high rate of speed when one of the riders drifted into the northbound lanes of oncoming traffic where he collided with an oncoming northbound vehicle. The second rider continued southbound, eventually losing control of his motorcycle and sustaining serious injuries as a result of the collision.

One rider died at the scene and the other was transported to a local emergency hospital with serious injuries. There were no substantial injuries reported from the occupants of the other vehicles involved. It is yet unknown if alcohol was a factor in the collision.

The El Cajon Police Department always reminds motorcyclists to obey all traffic laws and for drivers to share the road.

If there is anyone with further information regarding this collision, please call the El Cajon Police

Police Department at (619) 579-3311. 

 

COMPLETED BY:

Lt. Steve Kirk

El Cajon Police Department Special Enforcement Division

REVIEWED BY:

Sgt. Kevin Maxwell

El Cajon Police Department Traffic Division

DATE/TIME: 04-02-17 @ 7:30 PM

 Police Chief Jeff Davis

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