WOODSIDE (CBS SF) — A motorcyclist has died in a crash with another vehicle in Woodside Friday afternoon, law enforcement officials said.
The crash was reported at 4:50 p.m. on state Highway 84 about a half-mile west of Portola Road, according to San Mateo County sheriff’s Detective Rosemerry Blankswade.READ MORE: Vegetation Fire Burning in San Jose Coyote Creek Area Near Capitol Expressway
A motorcyclist crashed into a car there and suffered very severe injuries, Blankswade said. According to the California Highway Patrol, a coroner has been called to the area.
The San Mateo County Sheriff confirmed that the crash was fatal.
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@SMCSheriff is investigating a fatal collision on Highway 84, 1/2 mile West of Portola Valley Rd.READ MORE: Willow Fire Breaks Out In Monterey County, Evacuations Ordered
The crash involves a motorcycle rider & a tow truck.
Road closed for approx. 2 or more hours while the collision is investigated. Pls find alternate routes. News release to follow pic.twitter.com/taOE0OImtT
— San Mateo County S.O (@SMCSheriff) July 20, 2019
Blankswade said the road is expected to be closed until about 8 p.m.