Publish Date: 2023/07/11
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A man died Monday evening after a three-wheeled motorcycle wreck in Lakeside that left a two-year-old child injured, reports FOX 5 San Diego.
The California Highway Patrol said the fatal accident occurred off the westbound side of Serena Road, west of Serena Lane, at about 7:30 p.m.
A preliminary investigation found a 63-year-old man was operating a three-wheeled Honda motorcycle with the young boy seated as his passenger. The two were traveling eastbound on Serena Road when the man failed to negotiate a right curve in the roadway and lost control of the bike. Moments later, the bike ran off the paved roadway and ejected both riders, neither of whom was wearing a helmet.
The man suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene, confirmed officials. Authorities have not disclosed his identity at this time.
First responders had the boy transported by ground ambulance to Rady Children’s Hospital for minor injuries.
It was not immediately clear whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the wreck. An investigation remains ongoing.
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