Motorcyclist, 39, Killed After Slamming Into Car Making Left Turn

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A 39-year-old Mt. Baldy man died Wednesday when his motorcycle hit a car that was turning left in front of him, police said.

The collision occurred about 2:30 p.m. on Los Feliz Boulevard and Rowena Avenue.

The motorcyclist was going eastbound on Los Feliz when he hit a 2010 Infinity G37 driven by a 20-year-old man from Los Angeles who was going from westbound Los Feliz to southbound Rowena.

The unidentified motorcyclist was taken to a hospital where he died a short time later. The driver of the car was not injured.

The investigation is still underway. Anyone with information was asked to call Detective M. Kaden at (213) 972-1837 or Detective J. DeLeon at (213) 972-1845.

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