Authorities have identified a motorist who was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Lancaster.
The crash occurred about 10:30 p.m. July 19 at the intersection of Avenue I and Seventh Street East, according to Sgt. D Jennings of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Lancaster Station.
Ralph Johnson, 62, of Inglewood died at the scene, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office reported.
Johnson was driving a 2000 Ford Taurus that ws turning from Seventh Street East to Avenue I when a Nissan Armada crashed into the driver’s side of the Ford, Jennings said.
Two passengers in the Ford were seriously injured, Jennings said. The driver of the Nissan suffered minor injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the crash was asked to call the sheriff’s Lancaster Station at (661) 948-8466, or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.