Canyon Country resident dead in Lancaster collision

Signal file photo of CHP Newhall office
Signal file photo of CHP Newhall office
Share on facebook
Share
Share on twitter
Tweet
Share on email
Email

A 41-year-old Canyon Country resident was pronounced dead on Monday as a result of a three-vehicle collision in Lancaster, according to a California Highway Patrol Antelope Valley press release.  

According to the press release, three vehicles collided on Monday at approximately 9:26 a.m. on State Route 138, just east of 110th Street West.  

Preliminary investigation placed a 53-year-old Lancaster resident driving a 2021 Honda westbound on SR-138 at 110th Street West, a 41-year-old Canyon Country resident driving a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on SR-138 approaching 110th Street West and a 49-year-old Denmark, Wisconsin, resident driving a 2017 Peterbilt westbound on SR-138 to the rear of the 2021 Honda.  

The 2000 Chevrolet and 2017 Peterbilt were involved in a crash for reasons that are still under investigation. The 41-year-old Canyon Country resident was ejected from the 2000 Chevrolet Silverado and sustained fatal injuries as a result. 

The other two parties involved sustained no injuries.  

The Los Angeles County Coroner-Medical Examiner’s Office reported the 41-year-old Canyon Country resident was pronounced dead on the scene.  

The name of the deceased is being withheld at the time of this publication pending notification of next of kin.  

A SIG Alert was issued on SR-138 between 90th Street West and 110th Street West. Traffic was detoured for approximately three hours.  

Anyone with information regarding this crash can contact Officer S. Lewis at 661-948-8541.  

Related To This Story

Latest NEWS