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News Release

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Media Relations

35-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed NR10138gb

Los Angeles: A man was killed Saturday after his motorcycle collided with another vehicle in the West Los Angeles Area.

On March 20, 2010, at 9:40 p.m., 35-year-old Robert Harry Lowson was traveling west on Olympic Boulevard, when he collided with a Land-Rover Sports Utility Vehicle traveling east on Olympic near Beverly Glen Boulevard.  Lowson was thrown from his motorcycle and landed on the pavement.
Paramedics responded and pronounced him dead at the scene.  The driver of the Land-Rover was not injured.

Anyone with information about this traffic collision case is urged to contact Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) West Traffic Division at 213-473-0222.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers by texting to phone numbers 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a mobile telephone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.”  Tipsters may also go to, click on “webtips” and follow the prompt.