ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, CALIFORNIA (August 14, 2017) – A male driver was involved in a collision on Palos Verdes Driver North near Hawthorne Boulevard early Monday morning, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. (map)
The accident occurred at approximately 12:20 a.m. The motorist was driving a pick-up truck traveling westbound on Palos Verdes North crossing Hawthorne Boulevard when the pick-up collided into the median and hitting another vehicle traveling eastbound on Palos Verdes North, according to Lt. Tony Del Pinto.
The driver of the pick-up truck was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the eastbound vehicle along with four other passengers sustained minor injuries.
The identity of the pick-up truck driver has not yet been released.
An investigation is ongoing to determine to cause of the accident.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort this man’s family and friends as they cope with such an incredible loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “The thoughts and prayers of our staff are with them, as well as the young people who were injured, as they try to piece together what happened.”