Emiliano Coleman, a 68-year-old Pine Valley dies in fatal Borrego Springs CA motorcycle crash

Borrego Springs CA motorcycle crash death of Emiliano Coleman – Obituary

Authorities have named the motorcyclist who was killed in a single-vehicle accident on a backroad in East County last month.

Around 3 p.m., Emiliano Coleman, a 68-year-old resident of Pine Valley, lost control of his motorbike while riding north on Great Southern Overland State Route close to Borrego Springs, according to the California Highway Patrol.

According to authorities, Coleman veered off the road, crashed into a small slope, and was thrown off the motorbike.

As a bystander dialed 911, a witness who was nearby heard the crash and rushed over to help the victim.