SAN DIEGO, CA — A 22-year-old man died Monday morning after his motorcycle collided with a tractor-trailer in south San Diego’s Otay Mesa neighborhood, according to Times of San Diego.
The accident happened on Siempre Viva Road near Customhouse Plaza shortly after 6:30 a.m.
A preliminary investigation indicates the rider was traveling east on the road when a commercial tractor-trailer began to make a U-turn ahead. The motorcyclist collided broadside into the truck, causing the rider to eject onto the roadway.
Medics rushed the victim to an area hospital, where he later died from his injuries.
No other injuries were reported, and no further details have been disclosed.
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