Motorcycle rider dies in Ocean Beach crash

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A 60-year-old motorcycle rider died in a crash in Ocean Beach on Feb. 19, San Diego police said.

The crash occurred about 4 p.m. on Sunset Cliffs Boulevard near West Point Loma Boulevard. Police said the rider was headed south on a Harley-Davidson Softail Slim when he maneuvered onto the right shoulder to pass vehicles. The motorcycle hit the curb and the man was thrown off and struck a palm tree and a light pole, police said. He died before he could be taken to a hospital.

His name was not released.

No further information was immediately available.


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