Motorcyclist killed in 710 Freeway crash


BELL (CNS) – A motorcycle rider fatally injured in a multi-vehicle crash on the Long Beach (710) Freeway in Bell was a 27-year-old South Gate resident, authorities said.

The man’s name was not released pending notification of relatives, coroner’s Lt. Larry Dietz said.

The crash was around 2:15 p.m. Sunday at the Florence Avenue on-ramp to the southbound 710 Freeway, California Highway Patrol Officer M. Alvarez said.

The man was riding a 2007 Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle when he collided with a 1999 Toyota Sienna and was ejected, Alvarez said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The CHP shut down both the onramp and offramp on the 710 Freeway at Florence Avenue, the CHP reported.

The CHP issued a SigAlert at 2:58 p.m., Alvarez said. The SigAlert was canceled at 5:01 p.m.


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