30 Dec

Freeway fatality victim ID’d

first_imgAll eastbound lanes were shut down for more than two hours during the investigation. LA CRESCENTA – Authorities today identified the 21-year- old man who allegedly committed suicide by running out in front of a car on a freeway in La Crescenta as Jayce Corey Peterson of La Crescenta, according to coroner’s Lt. John Kades. Peterson was struck by a Toyota Camry on the eastbound Foothill (210) Freeway at Rosemont Avenue about 1 a.m. yesterday, said Sgt. Michael Telles of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Crescenta Valley Station. Witnesses said the man ran onto the roadway, apparently looking to get hit by a vehicle, Telles said. The man driving the Camry stopped and was questioned at the scene before being allowed to go on his way, Telles said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more