SANTA MONICA (CBSLA.com) — A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in an accident on the westbound Santa Monica (10) Freeway.
The crash, which reportedly involved the motorcyclist and three other vehicles, took place just before 6 a.m. at the McClure Tunnel in Santa Monica, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The man on the motorcycle was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The westbound lanes were closed at Lincoln Boulevard as officials investigated. They are expected to reopen around noon, the CHP said.