SAN DIEGO, California — Robert Richard Jauregui, 40, of San Diego died Saturday morning after a piece of landscaping debris in the roadway apparently struck him in the face and knocked him off his 2011 Harley Davison motorcycle on northbound 163 freeway, according to a press release issued by the San Diego Medical Examiner’s office.
Jauregui was riding alone at the time of the 8:29 a.m. motorcycle accident and he was riding northbound on the 163 after connecting from the Interstate 8 freeway, the report said.
Witnesses called 9-1-1 and San Diego Police Department, California Highway Patrol and paramedics responded to the scene of the motorcycle crash. The paramedics made efforts to save the motorcyclist, but after vigorous attempts to revive him he was pronounced on scene at 8:45 a.m.
The report stated that no drugs or alcohol were a factor and charges are not pending against another driver at this time.
San Diego Car Accident Statistics
There were 217 deaths and 12,998 injuries recorded in San Diego County traffic accidents in 2009, according to the California Statewide Integrated Traffic report. In California, fatal traffic accidents were down 12% to 2,715 deaths in 2010 compared to 3,090 killed in 2009, according to statistics compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Additionally, national statistics show that traffic fatalities have declined in recent years across the United States, down roughly 3% to 32,885 deaths in 2010 compared to 33,883 killed in 2009.
San Diego County Car Accident Law Firm
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