Motorcyclist Erwan McKeown, 19, killed in crash with hit-and-run driver at Vanowen Street and Tampa Avenue in Reseda, California
The driver of a truck was making a left-hand turn onto Vanowen Street, and it appeared that he did not yield to an oncoming motorcyclist, said Detective Bill Bustos of the Los Angeles Police Department. The truck driver left after the crash, heading westbound on Vanowen Street.
The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene, Bustos said. He added that the victim was a man in his late teenage years or early 20s, and had not been identified.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the LAPD’s tip line at (877) 527-3247. Those who provide information leading to the driver’s arrest and conviction could receive astanding $50,000 reward that is offered in deadly hit-and-run incidents.