Turlock Man Dies in High-Speed Motorcycle Crash in Copperopolis
COPPEROPOLIS, CA (February 23, 2021) – A man died in a high-speed motorcycle accident late Wednesday afternoon in Copperopolis.
According to Fox 40 news article, a San Andreas CHP officer was driving eastbound on Highway 4 near Horseshoe Road when he noticed a 2021 Yamaha R1 driving extremely fast around 5:51 p.m., February 10.
The officer made a U-turn to follow the rider but soon lost sight of him. After approaching a curve in the road, the officer saw the rider again.
The motorcycle went off the roadway and crashed. As a result, the rider died at the scene.
Authorities later identified the deceased as 47-year-old Gary Steven Ribeira Jr. of Turlock.
Neither drugs nor alcohol appear to be a factor in this accident. CHP officials asked anyone who saw the crash or who had been passed by the motorcycle to contact them at 209-754-3541.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Gary Ribeira Jr.
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