LANCASTER – A collision in a Lancaster intersection Friday afternoon left one driver dead and another injured, authorities said.
The fatal collision occurred around 3:50 p.m. Friday in the intersection of 60th Street West and Avenue I, according to Lt. Carrizosa of the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station.
“Preliminary investigation indicates that one of the parties possibly ran the red light, colliding into the other party,” Carrizosa said.
A white Ford Ranger was traveling northbound on 60th Street West when its driver apparently ran the red light and crashed into a PT Cruiser, according to Carrizosa.
The driver of the PT Cruiser was pronounced dead at the scene, while the Ford Ranger’s driver was transported to Antelope Valley Hospital in serious condition, according to deputies at the scene.
The incident is still under investigation and no one has yet been arrested in connection with the collision, Carrizosa said.
The names of both parties have not yet been released.
UPDATED 9/28/14: The deceased has been identified as 62-year-old David Michael Rollins of Lancaster, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.