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Road Raged Driver Hits Motorcycle on Coronado Bridge
A road raged driver intentionally hit a motorcycle carrying two people on the Coronado Bridge, San Diego Police Department officials confirmed.
The incident happened just before 6 p.m. on Saturday in westbound traffic atop the Coronado Bay Bridge.
According to CHP officials, a motorcyclist exchanged words and hand gestures with the driver of a blue BMW. The driver of the vehicle then allegedly intentionally struck the motorcycle, and two people were thrown from the bike.
Update: SAN DIEGO (CNS) – An El Cajon man was behind bars Monday on suspicion of intentionally ramming a moving motorcycle with his car during a road-rage episode on the Coronado Bridge, sending the smaller vehicle and its two occupants tumbling onto the roadway.
Phillip Michael Eggers, 24, got into a rolling dispute with the motorcyclist on the westbound side of the landmark span over San Diego Bay about 5:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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