57-Year-Old Hawthorne Man Killed in Suspected DUI Crash on the 405 Freeway Near Crenshaw Boulevard in Torrance

57-Year-Old Hawthorne Man Killed in Suspected DUI Crash on the 405 Freeway Near Crenshaw Boulevard in Torrance

ON February 26, 2018

Suspected DUI crash kills 57-year-old motorcyclist on Interstate 405 near Artesia Blvd in Torrence

According to a recent article from KTLA 5 News, on Sunday February 4th around 3:00 a.m. a suspected DUI collision left a 57-year-old man from Hawthorn dead on the 405 Freeway between the exits for Artesia and Crenshaw Boulevard in Torrence.

As mentioned by KTLA 5 News, a 57-year-old man from Hawthorne was riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he was hit and killed by a 22-year-old San Diego resident in a Dodge pickup truck.

CHP officials reported that the 22-year-old drifted on to the wrong side of the road based on how the Dodge pickup ended up.  The 22-year-old driver was taken to a local hospital to attend to his injuries but will be arrested subsequently.

Moreover, authorities are investigating the traffic accident to determine whether alcohol was a factor to the collision. Futher details will be available at a later time once authorities conclude their investigation.

We of the May Firm are sadden upon hearing news of this incident and we extend our deepest condolences to the victim’s family and loved ones.

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