Star BMX Rider and X Games Medalist Pat Casey, Fatal in Motocross Bike Accident in Ramona
Ramona, CA (June 8, 2023) – Pat Casey (29) succumbed to fatal injuries sustained in a motocross bike accident at a private track in Ramona. According to Los Angeles Times, the accident occurred around 2:30 pm on Tuesday.
Pat Casey, a star BMX Rider and X Games Medalist, was fatally injured in a motocross bike accident at a private track in Ramona.
The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office confirmed the fatality in a motocross bike accident at a private track in Ramona.
They identified the fatality as the star BMX Rider and X Games Medalist Pat Casey.
According to California Highway Patrol Officer Jared Grieshaber, Casey missed the landing after attempting a jump on the track.
Unfortunately, after numerous attempts of advanced cardiac life-support measures, paramedics could not resuscitate him.
Casey was a husband and a father of two.
He’s been a celebrated bicycle motocross athlete since his teenage years and went pro at 16.
At 18 years old, he won his first X Games medal, solidifying his status as a top competitor.
One of Casey’s most notable achievements was being the first cyclist to successfully perform the “decade backflip” and “double decade backflip” stunts during a competition.
Fans and colleagues from the action sports community have posted their tributes and sympathies on the BMX star’s social media page.
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Google Map of the Accident in Ramona, CA
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