Ruben Prusso Ejected, Killed in Tuolumne County Motorcycle Accident
TUOLUMNE COUNTY, CA (September 28, 2022) – Police identified Ruben Prusso as the victim who died in a motorcycle accident on Highway 108.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened near Highway 120 around 4:00 PM on September 25.
Based on a report, 59-year-old Prusso was riding a Harley-Davidson eastbound at high speed at the time of the crash. As a Mercedes-Benz in front of him slowed for a red light, he continued to travel at an unsafe speed and attempted to go around the vehicle. Subsequently, he crashed into the back of it, ejecting him from the motorcycle.
As a result, he died from his injuries at the scene. He was wearing a helmet, according to police.
The driver of the Mercedes, a 55-year-old woman from Thousand Oaks, was not hurt.
At this point, no other details are available. Also, an investigation into the case is ongoing.
We offer our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Ruben Prusso.
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