Joshua Morgensen has been identified by authorities as the victim in a motorcycle accident that occurred on July 21 in the Contra Costa County city of Clayton. Authorities suspect a hit-and-run may have been involved in the tragic accident. Mr. Morgensen, a 28-year-old local resident, was riding on Concord Boulevard prior to 12:30 a.m., when he tried to pass a Toyota Prius. A collision resulted that caused the motorcyclist to enter opposing traffic where he was struck by a pickup truck heading west. The driver of the Prius reportedly contacted authorities and remained at the scene, while the pickup truck headed away from the scene. Authorities are investigating the tragic accident are seeking witnesses

Our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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