An emergency vehicle. Photo by John Schreiber.
An emergency vehicle. Photo by John Schreiber.

The motorcycle rider who was killed in a crash with a car in Garden Grove on Friday was publicly identified Sunday by the Orange County coroner’s office.

Eric Jacobs, 53, of Long Beach died two hours after the 9:30 a.m. Friday crash on the eastbound Garden Grove (22) Freeway at Euclid Street, according to the coroner’s office.

Paramedics treated Jacobs at the scene and took him to UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange, where he died about two hours later, according to the coroner’s office.

No other injuries were immediately reported.

There’s no word yet regarding what happened to the other driver.

–City News Service

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