LANCASTER – The man killed in a crash Friday night involving a big rig on Pearblossom (138) Highway in Littlerock has been publicly identified.
He was 20-year-old Vincent De La Cruz, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s office.
The crash occurred around 8:55 p.m. Friday, Nov.3, on state Route 138 east of 250th Street West, the California Highway Patrol reported.
De La Cruz was behind the wheel of a Honda Civic 2018 that was going eastbound on SR 138 when the car drifted across the center yellow lines into the path of a 2023 Kenworth T680, the CHP said. De La Cruz was ejected from the car and died at the scene.
The CHP is asking anyone with information regarding the crash to call the CHP’s Newhall area office at 661-600-1600.