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.