Motorcyclist Dead After Collision in Chula Vista

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    NEWSLETTERS

    A motorcyclist died after a traffic collision at an intersection in Chula Vista early Sunday morning, according to Chula Vista police.

    CVPD officers responded to a report of a collision at the intersection of Bonita Rd. and Willow St. just after 2 a.m., police said.

    Upon arrival, officers discovered a single-vehicle collision involving a motorcycle, according to a media release.

    An official cause of the accident was not given. However, witnesses said they observed the motorcycle traveling southbound on Willow St. at a high rate of speed.

    The driver was said to have lost control of the motorcycle just south of the intersection when he struck a concrete curb.

    Medical personnel transported the victim to Mercy Hospital, where he later died due to injuries from the collision.

    The motorcyclist’s name was being withheld pending family notification.