This is getting to be to much! How many more are we going to lose this season? This man was a personal friend of pops'. He was supposed to be doin paint and decal work on the old man's XR.... another great rider and moto enthusiast gone.
A 50-year-old Colwood man is dead after crashing a motorcycle into a rock bluff on Latoria Road.
West Shore RCMP said police were alerted at 8:40 p.m. Tuesday along with Colwood Fire and B.C. Ambulance Service, to the accident near the 600 block of Latoria.
Officers determined the motorcyclist had failed to negotiate a bend in the road, left the pavement and struck the bluff. Officials from the fire department indicated the rider was thrown from the motorcycle.
Attempts by ambulance attendants to revive the rider were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is being withheld.
West Shore RCMP, the Regional Coroner's Service and a traffic collision reconstructionist are investigating.
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