COACHELLA, Cali. -

A motorcycle rider fatally injured when he crashed into a van in Temecula was identified today as a 66-year-old Desert Hot Springs man.


Kenneth Fellman, who had been southbound on the Temecula Valley (15) Freeway on a "special construction" motorcycle, struck a Chevrolet Express Van on the Rancho California offramp about at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the California Highway Patrol and a coroner's spokesman.


Fellman was declared dead at Inland Valley Regional Medical Center about
two hours later, according to the CHP.