Garden Grove: Motorcyclist Killed In Crash With Pick-Up Truck

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02.08.2022 | 8:26 PM | GARDEN GROVE – A 56-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a pick-up truck, Tuesday night.

The crash was reported at the intersection of Chapman Avenue and Knott Street around 8:26 PM.

When authorities arrived they located a black motorcycle that was traveling eastbound on Chapman when it collided with a pick-up truck that was making a left turn onto southbound Knott.

The 56-year-old motorcyclist, a Garden Grove resident, sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced deceased on scene.

There was no word on whether the driver of the pick-up was injured although authorities said they do not believe drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.

Anyone with information regarding the fatal collision was asked to contact Investigator D. Mihalik by calling (714) 741-5925.

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