12/03/2013 04:28 pm ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

Bill Beckwith Dead: 'Curb Appeal' Co-Host Dies In Motorcycle Crash

SAN FRANCISCO -- Bill Beckwith, a contractor and co-host of HGTV show "Curb Appeal," was reportedly killed in a motorcycle accident in San Francisco on Monday.

According to the San Francisco Chronicle, Beckwith, 38, was on a motorcycle in the city's Lower Haight neighborhood when he was struck by a vehicle at 8:30 p.m. Monday evening. He was transported to San Francisco General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Beckwith, who lived in San Francisco, founded construction firm BBDesignBuild in 2001 before joining popular home makeover show "Curb Appeal."

A Facebook page was created in his memory.

Beckwith's girlfriend Yulia Korneeva posted photos and a tribute on the site:

My love: so kind, so bright, adventurous and strong. You are loved by so many good people! I wish you could stay with us for way longer