A Selma man was killed Wednesday night in a fatal crash that occurred south of Selma, officials said.
The Fresno County Coroner’s Office on Thursday identified him as Malcolm Hoegh Jr., 53.
A call to the California Highway Patrol came in around 8:10 p.m. about a vehicle colliding with a motorcycle near Mountain View and Thompson avenues, the CHP said.
Hoegh, who was not wearing a helmet, was riding a Honda motorcycle south on Thompson when he failed to stop at a stop sign and started to cross Mountain View, where he was struck by a 2005 Nissan Titan pickup driven by Manjit Singh, 37, also of Selma, who was driving west on Mountain View, CHP spokesman Axel Reyes said Thursday.
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Hoegh was thrown from his motorcycle, which burst into flames after the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene, Reyes said.
Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor in the crash, he said.