Rider Pronounced Dead after Motorcycle Accident on La Costa Avenue

ENCINITAS, CA (March 22, 2022) – A motorcycle crash on North Coast Highway 101 claimed the life of one rider, Thursday afternoon.

According to authorities, the incident happened around 3:50 p.m., on March 17th. Crews arrived to the scene between La Costa Avenue and Leucadia Boulevard.

Upon arrival, paramedics pronounced the unidentified rider dead at the scene. However, the events leading up to the deadly accident remain unclear.

Meanwhile the identities of the involved parties remain unavailable at this time.

Both directions of the roadway were temporarily closed down to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties. At this time, Encinitas officials are still working to identify further circumstances behind the motorcycle crash.

One small driving mistake can lead to a car accident. This is why it is important to drive defensively and always abide by all driving laws. Keep your attention on the road, follow the speed limit, and never drive under the influence of altering substances.


The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the victim who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.


Losing a loved one in a motorcycle crash is always a traumatic experience for those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James and let them help you with the legalities of your situation during this trying time. They commit their extensive experience in the legal field to provide a high quality of representation to each of their clients. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation with an expert legal professional in your area. You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. To request a police report, click here.

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