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News Release

Friday, March 7, 2003

Media Relations

Motorcyclist Dies after Vehicle Collision


Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department, West Area Traffic Detectives, are investigating a traffic collision that resulted in the death of a motorcyclist.

On Thursday, March 6, 2003 at approximately 3:30 p.m., 50 year-old Donald Harvey was traveling southbound on Century Park East when he attempted to avoid a collision with a Cadillac Seville. The Cadillac was attempting to make a left turn from northbound Century Park East to westbound Galaxy Way. The motorcycle collided with the vehicle and Harvey sustained severe internal injuries. Transported to a local hospital, Harvey was pronounced dead at 4:25 p.m.

Anyone with information regarding this case is requested to contact LAPD West Traffic Detectives, at 213-473-0234. During off-hours and weekends, please call the 24-hour toll free number at the Department’s Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, (1-877-529-3855).

This press release was prepared by Officer Jack Richter, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.