SAN DIEGO—A 24 year-old El Cajon man was arrested by police in connection with a road rage incident on the Coronado Bay Bridge on Saturday.
On Saturday, an off-duty San Diego police officer along with other witnesses, observed Phillip Eggers of El Cajon involved in the incident.
Eggers was driving his blue BMW M3 in a reckless manner while on the Coronado Bridge. After a brief encounter with a motorcycle rider and passenger, Eggers was reported to be driving in the number three lane, while the motorcycle was in the number two lane, to the left side of the BMW. According to witnesses, Eggers purposely swerved towards the motorcycle, striking the motorcycle and causing both occupants to be ejected off the motorcycle.
Eggers continued driving off the Coronado Bridge while the off-duty officer followed the BMW to Glorietta Boulevard where the BMW came to stop. The officer identified himself and held Eggers at gun point until Coronado Police arrived on scene. After an initial investigation, CHP San Diego arrested Eggers and booked him at San Diego County Jail