PARLIER, Calif. - The motorcycle rider who died in a crash while being chased by Parlier PD has been identified as Adrian Ramirez, 39, of Selma, according to the Fresno County Sheriff's Office.
Parlier PD said Ramirez led officers on a chase through Parlier at speeds of more than 70 miles an hour Friday night.
Ramirez lost control of his motorcycle near Fresno and Zediker, skidded about 300 feet, and hit a telephone pole guide wire, according to police. Ramirez was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash is still under investigation.
Hear from Ramirez's nephew on CBS47 Eyewitness News and KSEE24 at 11 p.m.