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Speed Possible Factor in Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Vista CA— On Monday, September 21, 2015 at about 6:18 PM, Deputies from the Vista Patrol Station responded to a report of a traffic collision between a motorcycle and a vehicle at the intersection of Emerald Drive and Promenade Circle. As deputies arrived at the location, they located a 29-year-old motorcyclist in the roadway.

The motorcycle collided with a Honda Accord that was turning left from southbound Emerald Drive onto Promenade Circle. The motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle and succumbed to his
injuries at the scene.

The driver of the Honda Accord was transported to Tri-City Hospital for evaluation and treatment of her non-life threatening injuries.

The speed of the motorcycle is suspected to be a factor in the collision. The investigation is ongoing and will be handled by the Vista Station Traffic Division.