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DATE/TIME: March 31, 2019 / 12:15am

INCIDENT: Fatal Traffic Collision

LOCATION: Bear Valley Road/Amethyst Road

SUMMARY:

On Sunday, March 31, 2019, at approximately 12:15 am, Deputies from the Victorville Police Department and rescue personnel from the Victorville Fire Department responded to a vehicle versus a motorcycle traffic collision, near the intersection of Bear Valley Road and Amethyst Road.

Upon arrival, deputies determined the motorcycle was traveling westbound on Bear Valley Road and a black BMW sedan was exiting a driveway of a business, making a left turn. The motorcycle rider was not able to stop in time and collided into the BMW. The motorcycle rider was ejected, sustaining major injuries and was transported to a hospital. He later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The driver of the BMW did not suffer any injuries.

MAIT Investigators are continuing the investigation into the collision and the cause is currently unknown. Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Deputy A. Ramos or Deputy J. Dean at the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

Refer: Deputy A. Ramos/Deputy J. Dean

Station: Victorville Police Department

Phone No.: (760) 241-2911

Case No.: 171902784

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department