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Motorcyclist dies in crash on Crow Canyon Road west of San Ramon

A 44-year-old man died in a solo motorcycle crash in Castro Valley in unincorporated Alameda County late Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CHP Officer Gabe Walters said officers who responded to a report of a motorcyclist down on Crow Canyon Road in Castro Valley at 11:27 a.m. on Wednesday found the man suffering from major injuries.

Paramedics responded to the crash but the man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the CHP.

Walters said an investigation determined that the motorcyclist was riding a red Honda sport motorcycle northbound on Crow Canyon Road when he appeared to lose control while entering a large left-hand curve.

He said the motorcycle fell, slid off the roadway and struck a raised asphalt curb before coming to rest against a metal guardrail.

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Walters said there aren't any preliminary signs that alcohol or drugs were factors in the collision.

The Alameda County Coroner's Bureau isn't yet releasing the man's name pending notification of his next of kin.

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Motorcyclist dies in crash on Crow Canyon Road west of San Ramon

Uploaded: Fri, Mar 27, 2020, 12:03 pm
Updated: Mon, Mar 30, 2020, 12:00 am

A 44-year-old man died in a solo motorcycle crash in Castro Valley in unincorporated Alameda County late Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CHP Officer Gabe Walters said officers who responded to a report of a motorcyclist down on Crow Canyon Road in Castro Valley at 11:27 a.m. on Wednesday found the man suffering from major injuries.

Paramedics responded to the crash but the man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the CHP.

Walters said an investigation determined that the motorcyclist was riding a red Honda sport motorcycle northbound on Crow Canyon Road when he appeared to lose control while entering a large left-hand curve.

He said the motorcycle fell, slid off the roadway and struck a raised asphalt curb before coming to rest against a metal guardrail.

Walters said there aren't any preliminary signs that alcohol or drugs were factors in the collision.

The Alameda County Coroner's Bureau isn't yet releasing the man's name pending notification of his next of kin.

— Bay City News Service

Comments

Mike
San Ramon
on Mar 28, 2020 at 2:48 pm
Mike , San Ramon
on Mar 28, 2020 at 2:48 pm
4 people like this

The man who died is a friend of ours. His Name is David T.
I just heard about it this morning. Rip my dear friend. I love u buddy. My condolences to his family. Sorry for your loss.


friend
another community
on Mar 28, 2020 at 5:11 pm
friend, another community
on Mar 28, 2020 at 5:11 pm
2 people like this

David had a kind heat and lovely smile. He worked hard and did great work.
He will be missed by those who knew him and cared about him. May God Bless David.
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Lisa
another community
on Mar 28, 2020 at 10:07 pm
Lisa, another community
on Mar 28, 2020 at 10:07 pm
2 people like this

David aka 'Gonzo' you will be forever missed. I'm so glad we reconnected last year when I came to work at the park with you. You always had my back and i will forever be grateful for that. I love you. Rest in Peace my friend.


Adam b
San Ramon
on Mar 29, 2020 at 9:05 am
Adam b, San Ramon
on Mar 29, 2020 at 9:05 am
2 people like this

A friend of 30 + years. Dave Torres AKA Gonzo. You were a true friend and it was definitely a blessing to be your friend. You will always be in my memories. God bless your soul and amen


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