A 33-year-old motorcyclist died Friday after crashing into and being struck by a vehicle on the transition ramp between Route 67 south and Interstate 8 east in El Cajon, the California Highway Patrol said. .
The motorcyclist was traveling at high speed around 8 p.m. when his motorcycle drifted into the transition wall and he was ejected, CHP officer Travis Garrow said. A vehicle hit the driver and the driver did not stop after the accident.
Firefighters tried to save lives, but the motorcyclist, a Lakeside resident, died before he could be transported to hospital, Garrow said.
Officers searched the area but did not find the vehicle involved in the accident, the CHP said. The accident remained under investigation.
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