FALLBROOK (CNS) - A 40-year-old motorcycle rider was killed when he drove over the double-yellow line north of Fallbrook and collided with an oncoming pickup truck, authorities said Sunday.
Jason F. Hunzinger of Carlsbad was riding his motorcycle north on Sandia Creek Drive north of Rock Mountain Drive shortly after 1 p.m. Friday when he rounded a bend on the two-lane road, crossed into oncoming traffic and collided with a Ford F-150 truck, the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office reported.
Hunzinger was thrown from the motorcycle and into the roadway. He was wearing a helmet, according to the Medical Examiner's Office.
A fellow motorcycle rider called for help. Paramedics started CPR, but Hunzinger died at the scene from a blunt force head injury, the Medical Examiner's Office said.
A pedestrian suffered major injuries Monday when she was struck by a car while crossing a street in the El Cerrito area, police said.
Strong and gusty Santa Ana winds, low humidity levels and high temperatures prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag fire warning Monday in San Diego County.
A man led police on a short car chase and barricaded himself in a Mission Bay motel before officers were able to arrest him Sunday.
Authorities were searching for a suspect on Sunday following an attempted sexual assault in Little Italy.
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Temperatures Monday are warm, above average for the coast but below average at the desert. Santa Ana wind event will produce low humidity and gusty winds.
Bike riders, scooter users and pedestrians -- and bad drivers -- in Mission Beach and Pacific Beach will be targeted for safety enforcement by San Diego police Sunday.
Just a few days ago thunderstorms rolled through San Diego bringing measurable rain to the county for the first time in months. But things are about to change as strong Santa Anas are headed our way.
An overflowing sewage line in Del Mar prompted authorities to warn visitors to stay out of the water at a section of the city's shoreline Sunday.