Menifee: One Dead as Motorcycle & Car Collide Monday Night

On Monday, September 10, 2018, at 11:17 p.m., officers assigned to the Menifee Police Department responded to the area of Newport Road and Menifee Road, in the city of Menifee, regarding a vehicle and a motorcycle traffic collision. Witnesses reported a motorcycle in the roadway and the vehicle had rolled multiple times.

California Department of Fire responded and located the motorcycle rider in the roadway where he was pronounced dead at the scene. The Menifee Traffic Team responded and assumed the investigation.

Two occupants of the overturned vehicle declined medical attention at the scene. Alcohol and/or drug impairment do not appear to be a factor in this collision at this time.

The Menifee Police Department’s Traffic Collision Team is currently conducting this investigation. Police are asking anyone with additional information to contact Deputy Smith at the Perris Station at 951-210-1000.

Press Release Provided By the Riverside County Sheriffs Department