The person killed in a traffic collision involving two vehicles and a motorcycle was identified by the county medical examiner Friday morning as 23-year-old Donovan Daniel Williams from Newhall.
Williams was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision after the motorcycle he was driving caught fire, according to Sgt. Keith Greene from the Santa Clarita Sheriff’s Station.
“One adult male was pronounced dead at the scene,” said Greene. “He was the driver of the motorcycle.”
Los Angeles County firefighters and SCV Sheriff’s deputies responded to the collision which involved two vehicles and one motorcycle, which occurred north of Sierra Highway and Via Princessa at 10 p.m. Thursday evening.
One person required transportation to the hospital, according to L.A. County Fire Department supervisor Leslie Lua, adding that the extent of the person’s injuries was unknown.
“Units arrived on the scene at 10:08 (p.m.) and found a motorcycle on fire at the location, and one person was transported to the hospital at 10:21 (p.m.),” Lua added.