MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN HWY. 1 CRASH
A motorcyclist was killed Monday morning in a crash on the Mendocino County
coast, the California Highway Patrol said.
Curtis Snell, 45, of Yuma, Ariz., was riding his 2009 Harley-Davidson south
on Highway 1 near Little River when he slid on a wet curve and was thrown from
the motorcycle, the CHP said.
He suffered major injuries in the 6:45 a.m. crash and died at the scene
before emergency crews arrived, the CHP said.
His speed was estimated at 10-15 mph, the CHP said.