MORGAN HILL — A motorcyclist who died after working into the again of a pickup truck that had slowed for site visitors on Freeway 101 on Saturday has been recognized by the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Workplace as Jesse Del Rio, 30, of San Jose.
Del Rio was married with two daughters, based on a GoFundMe campaign in his identify.
“He crammed everybody round him with a lot love and happiness and his smile was so contagious,” the organizers wrote. As of late Wednesday night time, about half of the $30,000 wanted to cowl Del Rio’s funeral and different household bills had been raised.
The collision was reported about 5:10 p.m. within the northbound lanes approaching Dunne Avenue in Morgan Hill, based on the California Freeway Patrol. An preliminary investigation decided that Del Rio was slowing his 2011 Yamaha R1 within the left lane however couldn’t cease in time and bumped into the again of a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.
Del Rio was rushed to Regional Medical Middle in San Jose, the place he died from his accidents.
The driving force of the pickup truck, a 45-year-old San Jose lady, was handled for minor accidents. The CHP stated there was no proof that she was drunk or medication.
In a information launch Monday, the CHP stated the motorcyclist’s sobriety “remains to be beneath investigation.”
Workers author Robert Salonga contributed to this report.