HEMET (CNS) - A 39-year-old motorcyclist was fatally injured in a crash on Highway 74 between Hemet and Mountain Center, authorities said today.Erik Mortensen of Idyllwild suffered grave injuries about 6:40 p.m. Monday when he crashed on the eastbound side of the two-lane corridor in an area known as Bee Canyon, according to the California Highway Patrol.Officer Jeffrey Osteen told City News Service that Mortensen was riding a 2019 Harley-Davidson when he went down for reasons still under investigation.No other vehicles were involved.Witnesses called 911 after the crash, and Riverside County Fire Department paramedics reached the location a short time later.The victim was taken to Hemet Global Medical Center, where he died about 7:45 p.m. Monday, according to the
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