San Juan Capistrano: Crash Leaves Motorcyclist Dead

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05.15.2021 | 12:46 AM | SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – A 23-year-old motorcyclist was dead after a freeway crash, early Friday morning.

Officers responded to reports of a motorcycle down on the northbound I-5 Freeway just south of Junipero Serra Road around 12:46 AM.

Units arriving on scene located a motorcycle and a 23-year-old rider down in lanes.

Firefighter paramedics transported the rider, later identified as 23-year-old Tyler Johnson of Aliso Viejo, to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

It is unclear if any other vehicles were involved in the crash.

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