Santa Margarita man killed in crash identified
October 9, 2014
The California Highway Patrol identified a 56-year-old Santa Margarita man who died in a motorcycle crash Wednesday as Thomas Edwin Craig III.
At about 10:30 a.m., Craig passed a vehicle, lost control, crashed and was thrown from his bike on Huer Huer Road about three miles south of Highway 58. Craig was not wearing a helmet.
He suffered major head injuries and paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.
Officers do not suspect that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.