SAN PEDRO (CNS) – Authorities today identified a man killed when the Bentley he was driving overturned and hit a tree on a San Pedro street.
The crash was reported at 6:47 p.m. Tuesday in the 2500 block of South Western Avenue, Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
Anthony Holmes, 40, of Rancho Palos Verdes died at the scene, the coroner’s office reported.
A male passenger in the 2014 Bentley was taken to a hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries, said Sgt. N. Vargas of the Los Angeles Police Department’s South Traffic Division.
Investigators determined that speed was a factor in the single-vehicle crash Vargas said.