Marco Bejarano ID’d as Motorcyclist Killed in Crash at Bushard Street and Talbert Avenue in Fountain Valley
Fountain Valley, California (January 9, 2020) – The Orange County coroner’s office has identified the motorcyclist who was killed Monday morning in a traffic accident in the area of Bushard Street and Talbert Avenue in Fountain Valley as Marco Bejarano, 24, of Mission Viejo.
The accident happened at around 11:24 a.m. Monday, January 6 at the intersection of Bushard Street and Talbert Avenue.
Authorities said Bejarano was riding his 2001 Harley-Davidson Sportster in the area when for an unknown reason, he collided with a 2019 Chevrolet Trax driven by 91-year-old Corona man.
Bejarano was transported to a hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The driver of the Chevrolet stopped at the scene and cooperated with authorities. Neither alcohol nor drugs were suspected factors in the crash.
The accident caused the closure of southbound lanes of Bushard and westbound lanes of Talbert near the intersection. As of 3:15 p.m., the roadway was reopened to traffic.
The accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this crash is urged to contact the Fountain Valley Police Department at (714) 593-4481.