1 Killed in Multi-Car Crash on I-15 in Sabre Springs

Debris spread over several lanes of the highway

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    Five vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in a traffic accident along I-15 at SR 56 Thursday evening. (Published Friday, Jan 25, 2013)

    One person died in a multi-vehicle crash along northbound Interstate 15 and State Route 56 Thursday.

    Five cars and one motorcycle were involved in the crash around 10:30 p.m. when a motorcycle lost control on the slick road officials said. 

    Motorcyclist Dies in Highway Pileup

    [DGO] Motorcyclist Dies in Highway Pileup
    Five vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in a traffic accident along I-15 at SR 56 Thursday evening. (Published Friday, Jan 25, 2013)

    One SUV was tipped over on its side. Debris spread over multiple lanes.

    The motorcyclist was transported to nearby Pomerado Hospital where he was later pronounced dead according to the California Highway Patrol.

    Deadly Multi-Vehicle Crash in Sabre Springs

    [DGO] Deadly Multi-Vehicle Crash in Sabre Springs
    A motorcyclist was killed when 5 cars collided along northbound I-15 at SR 56 Thursday night. NBC 7's Chris Chan reports. (Published Friday, Jan 25, 2013)

    The county medical examiner identified the driver as Daniel Shea, 24, of Poway.

    While it’s unclear what caused the crash, CHP said the roads were wet from rain showers. The medical examiner said Shea was driving at a high rate of speed.

    Rain picked up in Sabre Springs again early Friday making the roadways wet for morning commuters.