Publish Date: 2023/07/12
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — One person died Wednesday morning after fleeing police and crashing their motorcycle into another vehicle in Coronado, according to ABC10 News.
Coronado Police said the fatal accident happened on the northbound side of SR-75 (Silver Strand Boulevard) near Coronado Cays Boulevard, at about 7:00 a.m.
Preliminary details indicate officers were trying to pull over the motorcyclist, who was observed speeding in the area. Authorities said the rider refused to yield and instead sped away. Shortly after, they collided with a car at a high rate of speed.
The rider, whose identity was not immediately disclosed, was pronounced deceased at the scene, confirmed officials.
The struck car sustained significant damage, but none of its occupants were reported hurt.
An investigation into the incident remains ongoing.
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