Deadly motorcycle accident in Coalinga

FRESNO, Calif.

It happened on Highway 198 in Coalinga Sunday.

Officers with the Coalinga Police Department say the driver of the motorcycle collided with another vehicle.

The motorcycle driver, 46-year-old Edward Ramirez was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center to be treated for his injuries. His passenger, 46-year-old Carmen Ramirez died at the scene.

The investigation determined the driver of the car was making an illegal u-turn. That person's identity has not been released.

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