SAN DIEGO, CA – FOX 5 News reports that a motorcyclist was killed in a crash that took place in the Otay Mesa West neighborhood on Thursday.
The crash was reported shortly before 7:00 p.m. near the intersection of Palm Avenue and Hawaii Avenue. Authorities say a male motorcyclist was riding a 2007 Suzuki bike east on Palm at high speeds when he rode through a red light at Hawaii Avenue. At the intersection, the motorcyclist slammed into a driver of a 2017 Toyota Corolla who was attempting to turn left with a green light onto Hawaii Avenue from the westbound lanes of Palm.
The motorcyclist was killed in the collision and pronounced dead at the scene.
No other details are available at this time. We will update this post as further information is released.
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