CANOGA PARK (CBSLA.com) — Police on Saturday morning said they had a suspect in custody in connection with an overnight hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist dead and the motorcyclist’s passenger critically injured.
Shortly before 4 a.m., a pickup truck struck the motorcycle at the intersection of Saticoy Street and De Soto Avenue in Canoga Park, the LAPD said. The driver of the motorcycle, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, a woman who has yet to be identified, was listed in critical condition at a nearby hospital.
It was not immediately known what charges the pickup truck driver will face, the LAPD said.
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