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Elk Grove man dies in Highway 99 motorcycle crash

An Elk Grove man suffered fatal injuries when he lost control of his motorcycle on Highway 99 Monday night.

Grant Matthew Munoz, 31, of Elk Grove was pronounced dead several hours after being transported to the hospital.

The California Highway Patrol said that Munoz entered the highway about 8:40 p.m. Monday at Calvine Road traveling south when he saw a big rig pulling a flatbed trailer ahead.

Munoz braked hard, lost control of his motorcycle and crashed.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews