ESCONDIDO, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported a single fatality after a high-speed motorcycle accident along I-15 late Sunday night.
According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the accident occurred when the motorcyclist was transitioning from the Centre City Parkway to the southbound lanes of I-15 shortly before 10 p.m. and side-swiped a Toyota Tundra.
The initial impact threw the unidentified man from his motorcycle and he was subsequently struck by several other oncoming vehicles. He was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.
No other injuries were reported as a direct result of the collision. However, the southbound lanes were shut down for several hours while investigators worked at the scene.
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