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1 killed, 1 seriously hurt as car hits 3-wheeled motorcycle in Tierrasanta

Publish Date: 2023/11/01

SAN DIEGO, CA — A 68-year-old woman died after a crash involving a three-wheeled motorcycle last Saturday, October 21, in San Diego’s Tierrasanta area, reports ABC10 News.

The fatal crash occurred in the 8400 block of West Hills Parkway, near State Route 52, just before 7:30 p.m.

San Diego Police said the woman was a passenger on a Harley Davidson motorcycle being operated southbound by a 65-year-old man. At one point, the vehicle was hit from the back by a Honda Accord, which sent the bike running off the roadway and crashing into a ravine.

Both riders were rushed to an area hospital with serious injuries. Officials confirmed the woman was pronounced deceased some time after. Neither victim has been identified at this time.

Authorities said that while the driver of the Honda initially pulled over, they drove away before first responders arrived. Officers were able to later recover the car, which was left abandoned not far from the crash site.

The SDPD encourages anyone who may have information about the incident to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477. The agency can also be contacted online at Calls can be made anonymously, and as much as $1,000 is being offered for certain tips.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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