GOLETA A motorcyclist was killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon.
According to a Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office news release at around 4:30 a.m. a white Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle and a blue Honda CRV collided at the intersection of Fairview Avenue and Stow Canyon Road.
The Honda was traveling northbound on Fairview Avenue and the Kawasaki traveling was eastbound on Stow Canyon Road.
The rider of the motorcycle was identified as 25-year-old Ulises Carrillo of Goleta.
He was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with life-threatening injuries, and was pronounced dead shortly after arriving.
The Honda was driven by a 34-year-old female resident of Goleta. She was not injured in and remained at the scene to cooperate with deputies.
The Sheriff’s Major Accident Response Team is investigating the crash to determine the cause and whether alcohol or drugs were involved.
Anyone with information on the collision can call Deputy Rockwell Ellis at 961-7518, or send him an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To leave an anonymous tip, call 681-4171 or visit http://www.sbsheriff.org/anonymoustips.html.