Motorcyclist sustains major injuries in collision
Last updated 9/20/2007 at Noon
FALLBROOK — The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has reported that motorcyclist Vincente Salazar, 34, of Fallbrook, sustained major injuries to his head as the result of a head-on collision with a car September 11, shortly after 2 p.m., on State Route 76.
CHP officer Bill Strom said a witness observed Salazar when he failed to stop at a red light at the corner of Old Highway 395, after which he proceeded to turn and travel westbound on SR76. Shortly thereafter, officials say Salazar, who was driving a 2007 Buell motorcycle traveling at a speed of 55 to 60 mph, crossed over the double yell...