Possible fatality in Woodside motorcycle crash


A motorcyclist may have been killed in a crash with another vehicle in Woodside on Friday afternoon (July 19), law enforcement officials have indicated.

The crash was reported at 4:50 p.m. on state Highway 84 about a half-mile west of Portola Road, San Mateo County Sheriff's Office Detective Rosemerry Blankswade said.

A motorcyclist crashed into a car there and suffered severe injuries, she said.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a

coroner has been called to the area.

Highway 84 was closed, and Blankswade estimated that it may be reopened at about 7 p.m. tonight.

— Bay City News Service

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