ANAHEIM HILLS, CA (June 19, 2019) – A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a pickup truck on the eastbound 91 freeway near Imperial Highway.
The deadly crash occurred at about 1 a.m., when the motorcyclist collided with a Ford F-250. The initial crash caused the rider to eject from the motorcycle and land in one of the middle eastbound lanes. Another vehicle that was passing could not stop in time and ran over the motorcyclist.
The force of the crash caused the motorcycle to break in half. The rider was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Ford waited for police to arrive, but it is not clear if the driver of the other vehicle stayed on the scene.
The entire eastbound side of the 91 was shut down for over two hours while the accident was investigated and cleaned up.