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Motorcycle Involved in Fatal Collision

On March 30, at 9:25 p.m., Officers from the City of Carlsbad Police Department responded to Gateway Road west of El Fuerte Street regarding a report of a single vehicle motorcycle that collided into a curb.

Upon arrival, Officers found a 2017 Harley Davidson Motorcycle with extensive damage resting on its side along the sidewalk.  As the Officers approached the motorcycle, they found a single male on the ground who was non-responsive.  

Carlsbad Police Officers and the Carlsbad Fire Department attempted to provide advanced life support but the motorcycle rider sustained fatal injuries as a result of the collision.

The driver and sole rider of the 2017 Harley Davidson Motorcycle has been identified as a 24-year-old male. 

Traffic officers responded to the scene to conduct a full investigation.   

For more information
Lieutenant Jeffery Smith, 760-931-2115 or jeffery.smith@carlsbadca.gov 

Police media contact
Jodee Sasway, Public Information Officer, 760-931-2105 or jodee.sasway@carlsbadca.gov 

March 31, 2017