San Marcos CA— A 22 year-old male was riding his motorcycle west on W. Mission Road in San Marcos when he failed to negotiate the curve in the road and collided with the curb line at the intersection of N. Pacific Street. He traveled up and over the curb, colliding with a signal electrical box.
He continued through a dirt lot and collided into an SDG&E power pole where the motorcycle came to rest and the male was ejected from the motorcycle. San Marcos Fire Department paramedics transported the male to Palomar Medical Center; however ultimately succumbed to his injuries. Alcohol may be a factor in this collision.
The investigation is ongoing and by the San Marcos Traffic Unit and the Medical Examiner’s office.