WEST COVINA, Calif. – A man was killed Wednesday in a fiery two-vehicle collision on the San Bernardino (10) Freeway in the West Covina area.
California Highway Patrol officers responded at 2:16 a.m. Wednesday to the westbound 10 Freeway at Pacific Avenue, where they found a big rig and a white Honda near the center divider and the Honda on fire, CHP Officer Patrick Kimball told City News Service.
Frederick Ibarra Jr., 50, died at the scene, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office reported. Witnesses said Ibarra was in the Honda.
Several freeway lanes were closed while an investigation was conducted into the circumstances of the crash.