PINE VALLEY (CNS) - The 42-year-old La Mesa man who crashed his motorcycle on Sunrise Highway near Pine Valley and died a day later was publicly identified by the San Diego County Medical Examiner's office.
Joseph DiPari was with a group of bikers heading north on Sunrise Highway, roughly four miles north of Interstate 8, when he failed to negotiate a turn in the roadway about 11 a.m. Friday, according to the Medical Examiner's office.
His 2016 Ducati 959 veered onto a dirt shoulder at about 45 mph and hit a rock outcropping, ejecting him.
Medics airlifted DiPari to Sharp Memorial Hospital on Kearny Mesa, where he was admitted as a trauma patient. He was pronounced dead shortly before noon Saturday, according to the Medical Examiner's office.
A report of domestic violence at a Mira Mesa home Tuesday led to a brief police standoff that ended when an apparent natural gas explosion occurred inside a backyard shed, after which the suspected abuser emerged from the scorched outbuilding and surrendered.
Stamp collectors and marine life conservationists celebrated together Tuesday as the United State Postal Service released a special set of stamps featuring an often-misunderstood finned fish.
An additional hepatitis A death in the San Diego region was confirmed over the past week, bringing the toll this year to 19, the county Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday.
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Trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday for a woman and her gun instructor accused of carrying out a plan to shoot her estranged husband on a dark dirt road in Carlsbad last year.
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The ex-husband of a retired Army captain from San Diego who went missing over the Labor Day weekend has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her in San Bernardino County, authorities said Monday.
Emergency crews are responding to a multi-vehicle accident on westbound State Route 78 near Interstate 15.
A wildfire that blackened about 25 rural open acres in northeastern San Diego County over the weekend was 100 percent contained Tuesday, authorities reported.