Covina man killed in crash between motorcycle, city truck identified

COVINA >> Coroner’s officials have released the identity of a 21-year-old Covina man killed Thursday when his motorcycle collided with a city truck.
David Antonio Hernandez died at the scene of the crash, which took place just after 2 p.m. along San Bernardino Road at Prospero Drive, Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner Investigator B. Kim said.
An autopsy determined Hernandez died from “multiple blunt force trauma,” and the death was ruled accidental, Kim said.
The rider was heading east on San Bernardino Road when his Harley-Davidson Sportster collided with a city-owned Ford F-250 pickup truck being driven by a 54-year-old Covina Department of Public Works employee, California Highway Patrol Officer Rodrigo Jimenez said.
The truck was heading north on Prospero Drive at San Bernardino Road when the two vehicle collided in the intersection, officials said.
The cause of the crash remained under investigation, Jimenez said.

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