Paso Robles man killed in crash
February 17, 2015
A Paso Robles man involved in a crash at the bottom of the Cuesta Grade Monday night has died.
Shortly before 8 p.m., Robert James Dowdy, 42, was driving a 1995 Yamaha motorcycle northbound on Highway 101 near Reservoir Canyon Road. Yolanda Ramirez, 52, did not see Dowdy and pulled her truck onto the highway in front of him.
Dowdy crashed his motorcycle into the back side of the truck which ejected him from the motorcycle.
Emergency personnel transported Dowdy to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center where he died early Tuesday morning. No one else was injured in the accident.