A motorcyclist has died after he crashed into a mailbox and a tree in Bonsall Monday evening.
Just after 7:30 p.m., the 45 year-old man was riding his 2010 Victory Cross Country motorcycle when he lost control of his motorcycle near the intersection of Camino Del Rey and Camino Del Cielo.
According to witnesses, the motorcyclist was speeding and passing other motorists over the double yellow lines. When he approached the intersection, he lost control and was thrown from his motorcycle, hitting the mailbox and palm tree.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is unclear if drugs or alcohol were a cause of the fatality. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.