Motorcyclist Killed Near Brown Field in Crash with Semi-Truck Hauling Dirt

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday in a collision with a big rig near Brown Field Municipal Airport. The fatal crash occurred shortly before 9:30 a.m. in front of a driveway in the 7100 block of Otay Mesa Road, according to the California Highway Patrol. The victim, whose identity was not immediately available, died at the scene, the CHP reported.

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According to OnScene.TV, a male driver of a semi-truck hauling two dirt hauling trailers said he was eastbound on Otay Mesa Road and making a left turn onto the construction site when the male motorcyclist suddenly appeared in front of him.

The male motorcyclist was westbound and impacted the front of the semi-truck, and was killed upon impact.

His speed was unknown.

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