Motorcyclist dies in Santa Margarita crash

March 11, 2013

chalkA motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon after crashing his bike in Santa Margarita. [KCOY]

The California Highway Patrol received a call around 3 p.m. Sunday about the crash on West Pozo Road south of Las Positas Road.

Officers said the fatal crashed occurred when the motorcyclist tried to make a turn that threw him off his bike.

An off-duty paramedic pronounced the man dead before the CHP arrived.



  1. OnTheOtherHand says:

    Minor correction to the article — I am betting that the location should refer to Las Pilitas Rd. The nearest Las Positas Rd. I know of is in Goleta.

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  2. R.Hodin says:

    Caution Motorcyclists!

    The turns on West Pozo Rd. have arms!

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  3. TaxMeAgain says:

    RIP. Beautiful road to ride…

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