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Auburn Teen Dies in Motorcycle Crash

An Auburn teenager has died after crashing his motorcycle on the way to school. CHP Officer Dave Martinez says 17 year-old Joshua Lewis was on his way to Del Oro High School yesterday morning around 7:15, but never made it…

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Lewis was taken by ambulance to Sutter Roseville hospital where he died of his injuries. Martinez says drugs or alcohol were not a factor, and Lewis was wearing a helmet. The Highway Patrol is still investigating.


February 14, 2014


I think it is important to note that in addition to the comment of "drugs and alcohol were not a factor", that excessive speed was also NOT a factor. Peace be with you, Josh.

February 15, 2014


Josh, i miss ya. I will always remember the times we spent together. Getting to know you. Being new at DO. You accepting me with open arms. I wish you were here taking and hiding my tailgate. I miss you. Love forever and always.

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