Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in crash with truck


SANTA FE SPRINGS (CNS) – Coroner’s officials today released the name of a motorcyclist who was killed in a crash with a truck in Santa Fe Springs.

The motorcyclist was identified as Dustin Gordon, 48, of Whittier, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.

Gordon was pronounced dead at the crash in the 13700 block of Carmenita Road at Rosecrans Avenue at noon Friday, according to Officer John Scoggins of the Whittier Police Department, which patrols Santa Fe Springs.

The truck driver stopped as required and cooperated with the investigation. There was no evidence of impairment or any other criminality, Scoggins said.

“It’s being taken as a tragic fatal accident at this point,” Scoggins told City News Service.


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